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# Arms of an Angle

## Definition of Arms of an Angle

Arms of an angle are the two lines that meet at a point to form an angle.

### More About Arms of an Angle

The point where the two arms of an angle meet is called vertex

### Solved Example on Arms of an Angle

#### Ques: Identify the arms of a given angle.

##### Choices:
A. vertex P and Q
B. line PR and PQ
C. points R and Q
D. ∠RPQ and ∠PRQ

#### Solution:

Step 1: Arms of an angle are the two lines that meet at a point to form the angle.
Step 2: So, the arms of the angle are line PR and PQ.
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