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ashleyvee

  • 2 years ago

(Please help!!)The figure shown is a rhombus. What conditions would also make it a square? mult. choice.

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  1. ashleyvee
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    a. the figure would be a congruent if the diagonals were congruent b. the figure would be a square if the diagonals were perpendicular c. the figure would be a square if the diagonals bisect each other d. none, a rhombus can never be a square.

  2. ashleyvee
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    its either A, B, or C.

  3. ashleyvee
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  4. jhonyy9
    • 2 years ago
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    how do you think it and why ?

  5. jhonyy9
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    the diagonales in a rhombus how are ?

  6. ashleyvee
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    how are what?

  7. jhonyy9
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    the diagonales in a rhombus are perpendiculare yes ? but not are equale

  8. ashleyvee
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    yes?

  9. mathstudent55
    • 2 years ago
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    Option a makes no sense. The figure would be a ___?___ if the diagonals were congruent. What goes in ___?___ ?

  10. ashleyvee
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    square?

  11. jhonyy9
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    when the diagonales in a square are equale

  12. ashleyvee
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    so its either B or C right?

  13. mathstudent55
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    Every rhombus has perpendicular diagonals. The diagonals of every rhombus bisect each other. A rectangle has congruent diagonals.

  14. ashleyvee
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    The answers D

  15. ashleyvee
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    ?

  16. mathstudent55
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    Notice the statement "A rectangle has congruent diagonals."

  17. mathstudent55
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    Is a square a rhombus?

  18. ashleyvee
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    yes.

  19. ashleyvee
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    ohh so it would be A? instead.

  20. mathstudent55
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    A rhombus may or may not be a square.

  21. ashleyvee
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    im confused.

  22. mathstudent55
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    If a rhombus is a rectangle, then it also a square.

  23. ashleyvee
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    ...

  24. mathstudent55
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    If a rhombus has congruent diagonals (option a), then the rhombus is a rectangle. If a rhombus is a rectangle, then it is also a square.

  25. mathstudent55
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    The answer is A.

  26. ashleyvee
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    it was A. Thanks :)

  27. jhonyy9
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    @mathstudent55 sorry but i think that a rhombus is allways a rectangle because has 4 sides but a square is allways a rhombus because the oppsosite sides are paralelle and equale so if i remember right from my math studies

  28. mathstudent55
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  29. mathstudent55
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    A rhombus is a quadrilateral with all sides congruent. If one angle of the rhombus is a right angle, then the rhombus is a rectangle, and therefore also a square. A square is always a rhombus because by definition a square has four sides, and they are all congruent. A square is always a rhombus. A rhombus is not always a square.

  30. jhonyy9
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    check these Rectangle Rhombus All angles are equal. All sides are equal. Alternate sides are equal. Alternate angles are equal. Its centre is equidistant from its vertices, hence it has a circumcircle. Its centre is equidistant from its sides, hence it has an incircle. hence it has an incircle Its axes of symmetry bisect opposite sides. Its axes of symmetry bisect opposite . a. angles. Diagonals are equal in length. Diagonals intersect at equal angles.

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