# Are regular polygon congruent?

A regular polygon has congruent angles and congruent sides. Any polygon can be a regular polygon.

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## Are regular polygon congruent?

A regular polygon has congruent angles and congruent sides. Any polygon can be a regular polygon.

**Are all regular polygon sides congruent?**

When you put together equilateral and equiangular, you get a regular polygon. So regular means it is equilateral so you can have all sides congruent and all of your angles are also congruent.

**Are all polygons congruent?**

Polygons are congruent if they are equal in all respects: Same number of sides. All corresponding sides are the same length, All corresponding interior angles are the same measure.

### Are all similar polygons are congruent?

All congruent figures are similar, but not all similar figures are congruent. Congruence means two objects (whether two dimensional or three dimensional) are identical in size and shape. Everything about them — their angles, lengths of sides, overall dimensions — are identical.

**What are the polygons congruent?**

Definition: Polygons are congruent when they have the same number of sides, and all corresponding sides and interior angles are congruent. The polygons will have the same shape and size, but one may be a rotated, or be the mirror image of the other.

**Can a polygon be regular and concave?**

Also, the sum of the interior angles of a polygon is (n – 2) x 180, where n is the number of sides. So, it is not possible to have a polygon with all sides equal and an angle greater than 180 degrees. Hence, regular polygons are never concave.

#### What polygon has all congruent sides?

A polygon which has all sides mutually congruent and all angles mutually congruent is called a regular polygon. Two rays sharing a common endpoint.

**What is a non congruent polygon?**

Non-congruent rectangles. These two polygons have matching sides equal but their matching angles are not equal and so they are not congruent. They are different shapes even though the sides are the same size.

**What makes polygons congruent?**

For two polygons to be congruent, they must have an equal number of sides (and hence an equal number—the same number—of vertices).

## Are all regular pentagons similar?

All congruent polygons are similar. All similar polygons are congruent. All regular pentagons are similar.

**Which is a regular polygon?**

A polygon is regular when all angles are equal and all sides are equal (otherwise it is “irregular”). This is a regular pentagon (a 5-sided polygon).

**Is a regular polygon convex or concave?**

Regular Polygons are always convex by definition. See Regular Polygon Definition. In the figure at the top of the page, click on “make regular” to force the polygon to always be a regular polygon. You will see then that, no matter what you do, it will remain convex.

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

– all straight line segments are similar to each other; – all circles are similar to each other; – for each k, all regular k-sided polygons are similar to each other; – for each k, all regular k-faced regular polyhedrons are similar to each other,

**What polygon has 4 congruent sides and no right angles?**

In isosceles trapezium,the legs or non-parallel sides are congruent.

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

Two polygons with n sides are congruent if and only if they each have numerically identical sequences (even if clockwise for one polygon and counterclockwise for the other) side-angle-side-angle-… for n sides and n angles. Congruence of polygons can be established graphically as follows:

#### What way to prove two right triangles are congruent?

Two right triangles can be considered to be congruent, if they satisfy one of the following theorems. Theorem 1 : Hypotenuse-Leg (HL) Theorem. If the hypotenuse and one leg of a right triangle are equal to the hypotenuse and one leg of another right triangle, then the two right triangles are congruent.