# Shared Flashcard Set

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My Math Terms
Angles, Right Angles, Polygons, etc. A MUST SEE!
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Mathematics
05/07/2008

## Additional Mathematics Flashcards

Term
 acute angle[image]
Definition
 an angle less than 90°
Term
 ANGLE[image]
Definition
 HAS 2 SIDES WITH AN ENDPOINT
Term
 BISECT[image]
Definition
 TO SEPERATE INTO TWO EQUAL PARTS
Term
 COMPLMENTARY[image]
Definition
 TWO ANGLES ARE COMPLMENTARY IF THEIR SUM EQUALS 90°
Term
 CONGRUENT[image]
Definition
 HAVING THE SAME MEASURE
Term
 CORRESPONDING PARTS[image]
Definition
 THE PARTS OF A CONGRUENT FIGURE THAT MATCH
Term
 DEGREE    °
Definition
 THE MOST COMMON UNIT OF MEASURMENT FOR ANGLES
Term
 EQUILATERAL TRIANGLE[image]
Definition
 A TRIANGLE HAVING ALL 3 SIDES AND ALL 3 ANGLES CONGRUENT
Term
 HEPTAGON[image]
Definition
 A POLYGON WITH7SEVEN7 SIDES
Term
 HEXAGON[image]
Definition
 A POLYGON WITH 6 SIX 6 SIDES
Term
 LINE OF SYMMETRY[image]
Definition
 A LINE DIVIDING A FIGURE INTO TWO EQUAL PARTS
Term
 LINE SEGMENT[image]
Definition
 A PART OF LINE.
Term
 OBTUSE ANGLE[image]
Definition
 AN ANGLE GREATER THAN 90°, BUT LESS THAN 180°
Term
 OCTAGON [image]
Definition
 A POLYGON WITH 8 EIGHT 8 SIDES
Term
 PARALLELOGRAM[image]
Definition
 A QUADRILATERAL WITH BOTH SIDES CONGRUENT & PARALLEL
Term
 PENTAGON[image]
Definition
 A POLYGON WITH 5 FIVE 5 SIDES
Term
 POLYGON[image]
Definition
 A SIMPLE CLOSED FIGURE IN A PLANE FORMED BY 3 OR MORE LINES
Term
Definition
 A POLYGON WITH 4 FOUR 4 SIDES.
Term
 RECTANGLE
Definition
 A QUADRILATERAL WITH OPPOSITE SIDES AND CONGRUENT & PARALLEL AND ALL ANGLES ARE RIGHT ANGLES.
Term
 REGULAR POLYGON
Definition
 A POLYGON HAVING ALL SIDES CONGRUENT AND ALL ANGLES CONGRUENT
Term
 RHOMBUS[image]
Definition
 A PARALLELOGRAM WITH ALL SIDES CONGRUENT
Term
 RIGHT ANGLE[image]
Definition
 AN ANGLE THAT MEASURES 90 DEGREES.
Term
 SCALENE TRIANGLE[image]
Definition
 A TRIANGLE WITH NO CONGRUENT SIDES
Term
 SIDE
Definition
 A RAY THAT IS PART OF A TRIANGLE
Term
 STRAIGHT ANGLE [image]
Definition
 AN ANGLE THAT MEASURES 180 DEGREES
Term
 VERTEX[image]
Definition
 THE POINT WHERE THE EDGES OF A 3-D FIGURE INTERSECT
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