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October 22, 2014

Posted by **Kate** on Sunday, March 6, 2011 at 5:52pm.

A. The figure is a square. To be a parallelogram, it would have to have pairs of opposite congruent sides, not just congruent sides.

B. The figure is a rectangle. To be a parallelogram, it would have to have pairs of opposite congruent angles, not just congruent sides.

C. The figure is a kite. To be a parallelogram, it would have to have pairs of opposite congruent sides, not just congruent sides.

D. The figure is a square. To be a parallelogram, it would have to have pairs of opposite congruent angles, not just congruent sides.

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**PsyDAG**, Monday, March 7, 2011 at 11:11amHow does A differ from D? Answer seems to be B, but the reasoning does not seem to fit. A square is a specific type of rectangle.

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