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The figure is a parallelogram. One diagonal measures 28 units. Is the figure a rectangle? Explain.

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b. No, it is not a rectangle because the sides of the parallelogram do not meet at right angles

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A rectangle has a width of 9 units and a length of 40 units. What is the length of a diagonal?

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c. 41 units

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What is the approximate side length of the square?

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c. 4.2 units

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The perimeter of square JKLM is 48 units. What is the value of x?

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b. 9

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Rectangle PQRS is shown with its diagonals, PR and QS. What type of triangle is STR?

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c. isosceles triangle

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Which statements are true of all squares? Check all that apply.

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The diagonals are perpendicular.
The diagonals are congruent to each other.
The diagonals bisect the vertex angles.
The diagonals bisect each other.

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Consider the diagram and proof below.
Given: WXYZ is a parallelogram, ZX ~= WY
Prove: WXYZ is a rectangle.
What is the missing reason in Step 7?

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d. consecutive

Diagonals AC and BD form right angles at point M in parallelogram ABCD. Prove ABCD is a rhombus.

b. AMB ~ CMB ~ CMD ~ AMD

The figure shown is a rhombus. Which equation is true regarding the angles formed by the diagonals and sides of the rhombus?

a. x + y = z

A square stained glass window is divided into four congruent triangular sections by iron edging to represent the seasons of the year. Each diagonal of the square window measures 9 inches.
What is the approximate total length of iron edging needed to create the square frame and the two diagonals?

a. 43.5 inches

ABCD is a square.
What is the length of line segment D.C.?

d. 13 units

The figure is a square. Its diagonals meet to form four right angles. What is the approximate value of x?

d. 5.7 units

A quilt piece is designed with four congruent triangles to form a rhombus so that one of the diagonals is equal to the side length of the rhombus. Which measures are true for the quilt piece? Check all that apply.

a = 60Β°
The perimeter of the rhombus is 16 inches.
The length of the longer diagonal is approximately 7 inches.

Rhombus LMNO is shown with its diagonals. The length of LN is 28 centimeters. What is the length of LP?

c. 14 cm