Corresponding Angles are two congruent angles, both lying on the same side of the transversal and situated the same way on two different parallel lines.

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In the figure shown, l and m are two parallel lines cut by the transversal n. Angles 2 & 6, 4 & 8, 1 & 5, and 3 & 7 are corresponding angles.

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Ques: How many pairs of corresponding angles are formed when two parallel lines are cut by a transversal?

Choices:

A. 4
B. 6
C. 8
D. 2
Correct Answer: A

Solution:

Step 1: 4 pairs of corresponding angles are formed when two parallel lines are cut by a transversal.