Special Parallelograms

What traits distinguish Rectangles, Squares and Rhombuses?

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The parallelogram table below describes the distinguishing traits of the major types of parallelogram

Property Rectangle Rhombus Square All Parallelograms
The Sides
Both pairs of opposite sides are parallel
Both  pairs of opposite sides are congruent
All four sides are congruent
The Angles
The sum of the angles is 360°
Both pairs of opposite angles are congruent
All four angles are right angles
The Diagonals
Diagonals bisect each other
Diagonals are Congruent
Diagonals are perpendicular
Diagonals bisect opposite angles

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