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corresponding angles

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(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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If another line intersects them, the degrees of corresponding angles formed by the intersecting line and the given parallel lines at the same position are the same.
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.
Since currently a dynamic tracking of the object is not yet implemented, the trajectory and the corresponding angles are calculated and set in advance.
Relationships between the sides of the triangle, corresponding angles and the radius of the circumscribed circle are very useful in applications.
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.
Specifically, the teacher highlights the ideas that: (1) each of the corresponding angles was congruent and (2) each of the corresponding side lengths was multiplied by 1.
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.
The measurement epochs are recorded together with the corresponding angles.
If students master this concept quickly, then the teacher can continue to accelerate them with eighth-grade concepts, such as exploring the relationship between corresponding angles in a variety of geometric figures.
That is, I would find two pieces which had corresponding angles that fit snugly.
The corresponding angles for the handles on this box ranged from 7[degrees] to 35[degrees] and from 50[degrees] to 83[degrees], respectively.

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