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A parallelegram is a kind of shape in which the sets of lines are parallel to each other, such as in the case of a rectangle. Squares and rhombi are also examples of parallelograms. Triangles and circles are examples of shapes that are not parallelograms.

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Can a rectangle not be parallelogram?

In Euclidean geometry, every rectangle is also a parallelogram.


Is a parallelogram a rectangle also?

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What figure where diagonals bisect each other?

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What are other names for a parallelogram?

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Is a parrallelogram a rectangle?

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When can a parallelogram be a rectangle?

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What does a rectangle need to be a parallelogram?

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Is a paralellogram also a rectangle?

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