Definition of Corresponding Angles
- 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.
More about Corresponding Angles
- 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.
Solved Example on Corresponding Angles
How many pairs of corresponding angles are formed when two parallel lines are cut by a transversal?
Correct Answer: A
Step 1: 4 pairs of corresponding angles are formed when two parallel lines are cut by a transversal.
Related Terms for Corresponding Angles
- Parallel Lines