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# What is similar between a parallelogram and a rectangle?

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Both quadrilaterals (4 sided figures) with two sets of parallel sides.

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The width of a rectangle is the same as one of its sides. That is not [usually] the case for a parallelogram.

Rhombus is to parallelogram as square is to rectangle. I hope this simple analogy helps

Some words and synonyms similar to rectangle:FigureOblongParallelogramPlaneShapeSquare

The difference is: 1) the rectangle has all right angles 2)a parallelogram has acute and obtuse angles but not a rectangle

A rectangle is a parallelogram but a parallelogram is not a rectangle. A rectangle needs all 90 degree angles but a parallelogram dosnt.

A rectangle is a parallelogram but a parallelogram need not be a rectangle and so they are not the same.

No, A parallelogram is not a rectangle , but every rectangle is a parallelogram.

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No. Every parallelogram is not a rectangle but every rectangle is a parallelogram.

A parallelogram is not a rectangle. However, a rectangle is a parallelogram because it has two pairs of opposite sides that are parallel

A rectangle rhombus is a diamond-like shape, similar to a parallelogram, that has equal angles and line measurements.

A rectangle is a parallelogram, but a parallelogram is not necessarily a rectangle. This is because a parallelogram can be so many other things, like a rhombus or a square.

Every rectangle is a parallelogram. The description of a parallelogram is: -- a figure that lies in a single plane -- it has four sides -- opposite sides are parallel -- opposite sides have equal lengths -- alternate angles are equal Every rectangle satisfies this description.

Both have two pairs of parallel straight sides.

A rectangle is technically already a parallelogram

Yes. But not every parallelogram is a rectangle.

Because the area of a parallelogram is length times perpendicular height and the area of a rectangle is also length times perpendicular height

A Square and a Rectangle are both Parallelogram.Square:A square is a parallelogram in which adjacent sides are equal and one of its angles is 90o.Rectangle:A Rectangle is a parallelogram in which one of its angles is 90o.

The difference between a triangle, rectangle, pentagon, and parallelogram id the number of sides: Triangle= 3 sides Rectangle= 4 sides Pentogon= 5 sides But, a parallelogram, is a polygon that has all sides parael to one another.

A square has all the properties of a rectangle and rhombus. (A square is always a rectangle.) A rectangle is not always a square but is always a parallelogram. A parallelogram is a quadrilateral (four sided figure) with both pairs of opposite sides are parallel. A rectangle is a quadrilateral with four right angles.

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