# corresponding angles

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## corresponding angles

[′kär·ə‚spänd·iŋ ′aŋ·gəlz] (mathematics)

For two lines,

*l*_{1}and*l*_{2}, cut by a transversal*t*, a pair of angles such that (1) one of the angles has sides*l*_{1}and*t*while the other has sides*l*_{2}and*t*; (2) both angles are on the same side of*t*; and (3) the angles are on the same sides of*l*_{1}and*l*_{2}, respectively.Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content.

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