If two triangles are similar then show that they are congruent.

Asked by subhajit.690 | 19th Sep, 2015, 09:52: PM

Expert Answer:

I f space t w o space t r i a n g l e s space a r e space s i m i l a r space t h e y space n e e d space n o t space b e space c o n g r u e n t. P l e a s e space c h e c k space y o u r space q u e s t i o n.  O b s e r v e space t h e space f o l l o w i n g space f i g u r e.
H e r e comma space triangle A B C space a n d space triangle P Q R space a r e space s i m i l a r space t r i a n g l e s. T h u s comma space angle A equals angle P comma space angle B equals angle Q space a n d space angle C equals angle R. B u t comma space A B not equal to P Q comma space B C not equal to Q R space a n d space C A not equal to R P. H e n c e space t h e space t r i a n g l e s space a r e space n o t space c o n g r u e n t.

Answered by Vimala Ramamurthy | 21st Sep, 2015, 09:56: AM