adjacent sides


Definition of Adjacent Sides

  • Any two sides that share a common end point or vertex are called as Adjacent Sides.

Example of Adjacent Sides

  • Sides AB and AC are adjacent as they meet at the common end point A.

Solved Example on Adjacent Sides

Which of the following is a pair of adjacent sides in the figure shown?

Choices:
A. AB and AD
B. AB and EF
C. AB and HG
D. AB and CD
Correct Answer: A
Solution:
Step 1: Adjacent sides share a common end point or vertex.
Step 2: So, sides AB and AD are adjacent as they share the common end point A.

Related Terms for Adjacent Sides

  • Adjacent
  • Endpoint
  • Side
  • Vertex