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## Which triangles are similar to Triangle A?

In other words, if two triangles are similar, then their corresponding angles are congruent and corresponding sides are in equal proportion. We denote the similarity of triangles here by ‘~’ symbol….Similar Triangles and Congruent Triangles.

Similar Triangles | Congruent Triangles |
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Symbol is ‘~’ | Symbol is ‘≅’ |

## What figures are similar?

Two figures are said to be similar if they are the same shape. In more mathematical language, two figures are similar if their corresponding angles are congruent , and the ratios of the lengths of their corresponding sides are equal.

**What are two things that are similar?**

If two things are alike, they resemble or are similar to each other.

**Which all triangles are similar?**

Similar triangles are those whose corresponding angles are congruent and the corresponding sides are in proportion. As we know that corresponding angles of an equilateral triangle are equal, so that means all equilateral triangles are similar.

### What does AA similarity mean?

In two triangles, if two pairs of corresponding angles are congruent, then the triangles are similar . (Note that if two pairs of corresponding angles are congruent, then it can be shown that all three pairs of corresponding angles are congruent, by the Angle Sum Theorem.)

### What are the examples of non-similar figures?

(1) The first example is of a square and a rectangle. They are non-similar figures and hence do not have any similarity in their properties. They can be drawn as below, (2) Another most common example of non-similar figures are two very different figures Circle and a triangle.

**What is the difference between similar and simile?**

As nouns the difference between similar and simile is that similar is that which is similar to, or resembles, something else, as in quality, form, etc while simile is a figure of speech in which one thing is compared to another, in the case of english generally using like” or ”as. As a adjective similar

**What does similar mean?**

3. resembling or similar; having the same or some of the same characteristics; often used in combination 5. capable of replacing or changing places with something else; permitting mutual substitution without loss of function or suitability Familiarity information: SIMILAR used as an adjective is common.

## Does similar mean the same?

Actually they convey different meanings, though similar. Same: exactly alike, identical: the same dress. Typical:Showing the qualities, traits, or characteristics that identify a group or class: a typical suburban community. Similar: alike though not identical: a similar look.

## What is the definition of similar?

Definition of similarity 1 : the quality or state of being similar : resemblance 2 : a comparable aspect : correspondence