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corresponding angles

[′kär·ə‚spänd·iŋ ′aŋ·gəlz]
(mathematics)
For two lines, l1 and l2, cut by a transversal t, a pair of angles such that (1) one of the angles has sides l1 and t while the other has sides l2 and t ; (2) both angles are on the same side of t ; and (3) the angles are on the same sides of l1 and l2, respectively.
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They are represented at a tool drawing with corresponding angles.
During the remaining sessions, participants explored properties of similar shapes with respect to perspective point, to scale factor, to corresponding sides, to corresponding angles, and to corresponding distances from the point of projection.
From the equation (2) there is also possible to derive corresponding angle for the tangent deviation [alpha]:
The slope distances from the eye to the top of the tree (Ll) and eye to the base of the tree (L2), shown below, are measured with the infrared laser rangefinder and the corresponding angles (al, a2) are measured with the clinometer or a tilt sensor.
Ic] values of carbon/epoxy specimens using NL criterion at the corresponding angles of layer reinforcement in delamination area: 0//0, 0//90, 0//+ 45 ir + 45//- 45.
That is, I would find two pieces which had corresponding angles that fit snugly.

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