Congruent Angles

Definition of Congruent Angles

Congruent Angles means having the same measure.

More About Congruent Angles

  • Congruent Angles angles are angles that have the same measure.
  • An equilateral triangle has all its angles measuring 60. So, the angles of an equilateral triangle are Congruent Angles.
  • A square and a rectangle have all their angles measuring 90. So, the angles of a square and a rectangle are Congruent Angles.
  • Congruent Angles Figures have the same shape and size.
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  • Congruent Angles Segments have the same length.
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Solved Example on Congruent Angles

Ques: Line CD bisects another line AB at point P. Name any two Congruent Angles angles formed.

    Choices:
    A. Angles APD and CPD
    B. Angles CPB and APD
    C. Angles APB and APD
    D. Angles CPB and CPD
    Correct Answer: B

Solution:

    Step 1: When a line bisects another line, four right angles are formed.
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    Step 2: Two such angles are angle CPB and angle APD.