### What two countires are similar in physical shape?

Australia and the United States are similar in shape

### What is the difference between similar and congruent?

Congruent means two figures have exactly the same shape and size. If the shape is identical, but not the size , two figures are similar.

### If two figures are similar then are they also congruent?

No. Two figures are similar if they have same shape, and all the angles are equal; but they can have the sides of different sizes. I mean, similar figures may have different sizes, but must have the same shape.

### What is it called when something is the same shape but not necessarily the same size?

it is similar, easy as that. congruent is same shape same size ans similar is same shape different size similar=two figures that have the same shape, but not necessarily the same size

### What does it mean for two shapes to be similar?

Two geometric shapes are similar if they have same size,shape, side lengths,and angles.

### What is the function of a conical flask?

the conical flask is similar to a beaker ,but it is distingusihed by its narrow neck .The conical shape allows the contents to be stirlled during experiment .

### Do two similar polygons have to be congruent?

no, they could be different size but same shape and be similar but not congruent.

### What do all carbohydrates have in common?

The two types of carbs, simple and complex, have similar calorie contents. They also have similar molecular structure and provide similar amounts of energy to the body.

### 1What is the difference between congruent and similar?

Two congruent geometric figures have the same shape and the same size, whereas two similar geometric figures have the same shape but they differ in size.

### What is a similar triangle give an example?

two geometrical object are called similar if they both have the same shape, or one has the same shape as the mirror image of the other

### How do you compare and contrast congruent and similar?

Similar means they are of the same shape but not necessary the same size. two figure are congruents when they are of the same shape and size. congruent figures can be similar but not similar figures aren't always congruent

### Can a reflection be used to determine if figures are similar?

yes. if the two figures are the same size and shape, then they are similar

### How do you know if two figures are similar or congruent?

congruent figures are the same shape and the same size while similar figures are the same shape but different sizes and it doesn't matter which way the shape is facing

### Do two polygons which are similar have the same shape?

Similar polygons are polygons for which all corresponding angles are congruent and all corresponding sides are proportional. From this definition we can say they have the same shape.

### What does the word similar mean in mathematical terms?

For two figures to be similar, they need to be the same shape, but not necessarily the same size.

### Do the sides of a shape have to equal in order for it to be similar?

it has to have equal angles, not side lengths. otherwise it would just be two of the same shape

### Are Two congruent shapes are always similar?

yes they are it just has to be same size and shape

### How are cells similar to the bricks of a building?

cells are similar by the shape and size cells are similar by the shape and size

### How do I work out the contents of a Kidney shape pool 34x27 8ft to 4ft?

Check out the link below, calculate pool contents

### What are two triangles that have the same shape but are different sizes called?

Those would be SIMILAR triangles.

### What term best describes two figures that are the same shape but not the same size?

They are said to be similar

### How can you determine mathematically if two figures are similar?

If the two figures are the same shape. Also if the ratios of the lengths of the corresponding sides are equal.

### What are Two solids that have the same shape and corresponding dimensions that are proportional?

Those would be called similar solids.

### Figures that same shape but not necessarily the size?

Your question is not clear. Please reword and clarify. similar=two figures that have the same shape, but not necessarily the same size

### Is a square and rectangle similar to a trapiziod?

Similar polygons have congruent angles and the same shape (but not necessarily the same size). Since the shape of a square and a rectangle is different from the shape of a trapezoid, they are not similar to it.

### What is a simple closed curved similar to a oval shape?

An ellipse is the proper name for an oval shape, however, a circle is a closed curved shape similar to an oval shape.

### What is a self similar shape?

A shape is said to be self-similar if it will map onto an enlargement of a part of itself.

### Are there similar contents in banana and glue for glue making?

NO, you are wasting time with this.

### What are two shapes that are the same shape but are different sizes called?

They are said to be similar shapes and have the same interior angles.

### What is the name of the eye shape where the eye's shape is similar to a half circle?

the shape is a sphere!

### How can you find perimeter of two similar figures?

You need to find the perimeter of one by adding together the lengths of all its sides. The perimeter of the similar shape is the answer multiplied by the similarity ratio.

### How does the shape of south america and africa support the theory of plate tectoincs?

Because the shapes of the two are so different but similar

### What it is called when something is the same shape but not necessarily the same size Corresponding sides are proportional?

In that case, the two figures are "similar".

### Do similar figures have the same shape and size?

Similar means that the figures are the same shape yet not the same size. If the figures are the exact same size and shape, then they are congruent.

### The similar properties of liquid gas and solid?

Liquids: Liquids do not have a set shape, similar to gases, but do have a set volume similar to a solid. Gas: Gases do not have a set shape, which is similar to a liquid and also don't have a set volume. Solid: A solid does have a set volume similar to a liquid and also a has a set shape.

### How is the index similar to the table of contents?

They both assist you in finding something in the book.