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What are the Properties of the Special Parallelograms - rhombus, rectangle, square?
Rhombuses, squares and rectangles are parallelograms with special properties.

A rhombus is a parallelogram with
(1) four congruent sides
(2) diagonals perpendicular

A rectangle is a parallelogram with
(1) two pairs of congruent sides
(2) diagonals that are congruent
(3) perpendicular diagonals that bisect each other
(4) diagonals that bisect each of the angles.

A square is a parallelogram with
(1) all angles that are right angles
(2) all sides are congruent
(3) all diagonals are perpendicular
Rhombus, Rectangle, Square: Definitions and Properties

Properties of Rhombus,Rectangle, and Square
What are rhombuses, rectangles and squares and what are their special properties?


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