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Does a rectangle have congruent lines?

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Answered 2010-03-11 00:57:32

Rectangles do not have congruent lines. A square can always be called a rectangle. But a rectangle can't always be a square.

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The difference btwwen a square and a rectangle is that a rectangle has two congruent lines.

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In some cases, a rectangle and a square can be congruent. A square is counted as a rectangle, thus a rectangle can be congruent to a square.

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A rectangle has four congruent angles. There's your answer and thanks for asking!

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