Geometry Vocab Chapter 1 & 2

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Vocab geometry chapters 1 and 2


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  • 1. 
    Collinear points
    • A. 

      Are points that lie on the same line

    • B. 

      Are points that do not lie on the same line.

  • 2. 
    Noncollineor points
    • A. 

      Are points that lie on the same line

    • B. 

      Are points that do not lie on the same line.

  • 3. 
    Line segment
    • A. 

      Of is a part of a line consisting of two points, called end points, and the set of all points between them.

    • B. 

      Of is a part of a line consisting of a given point, called the end point, and the set of all points on one side of the end point.

  • 4. 
    Ray
    • A. 

      Of is a part of a line consisting of a given point, called the end point, and the set of all points on one side of the end point.

    • B. 

      Are line segments that have equal lengths.

  • 5. 
    Congruent line segments
    • A. 

      Are line segments that have equal lengths.

    • B. 

      Of is a part of a line consisting of two points, called end points, and the set of all points between them.

  • 6. 
    Angle
    • A. 

      Is the union of two rays having the same end point. The end point is called the vertex of the angle: the rays are called the sides of the triangle.

    • B. 

      Of is a part of a line consisting of a given point, called the end point, and the set of all points on one side of the end point.

  • 7. 
    Right angle
    • A. 

      Is an angle with a measure of 90 degrees.

    • B. 

      Is on angle with a measure of less than 90 degrees.

    • C. 

      Is an angle with a measure of greater than 90 degrees.

  • 8. 
    Acute angle
    • A. 

      Is on angle with a measure of less than 90 degrees

    • B. 

      Is an angle with a measure of greater than 90 degrees.

    • C. 

      Is an angle with a measure of 90 degrees.

  • 9. 
    Obtuse angle
    • A. 

      Is an angle with a measure of greater than 90 degrees.

    • B. 

      Is an angle with a measure of 90 degrees.

    • C. 

      Is on angle with a measure of less than 90 degrees

  • 10. 
    Midpoint of line segment
    • A. 

      Is the point that divides the line segment into two congruent line segements.

    • B. 

      Two points determrne a unique straight line.

  • 11. 
    Segment Bisector
    • A. 

      A bisector of AB line segment is any line, ray or line segment which passes through the midpoint of AB line segment

    • B. 

      OR ray is the bisector of

  • 12. 
    Angle Bisector
    • A. 

      OR ray is the bisector of

    • B. 

      A bisector of AB line segment is any line, ray or line segment which passes through the midpoint of AB line segment

  • 13. 
    Addition Property
    • A. 

      If equals are added to equals, the results are equal.

    • B. 

      If two quantities are equal to the same quanity, then they are equal to each other

  • 14. 
    Subtraction Property
    • A. 

      If equals are subtracted from equals, the results are equal

    • B. 

      If two quantities are equal to the same quanity, then they are equal to each other

  • 15. 
    Multiplication Property
    • A. 

      If equals are multiplied by equals, their products are equal

    • B. 

      If two quantities are equal to the same quanity, then they are equal to each other

  • 16. 
    Division Property
    • A. 

      If equals are divided by nonzero equals, their quotients are equal

    • B. 

      If two quantities are equal to the same quanity, then they are equal to each other

  • 17. 
    Subsitition Property
    • A. 

      If a=b, then either a or b may be substituted for the other in any equation

    • B. 

      If two quantities are equal to the same quanity, then they are equal to each other

  • 18. 
    Transitive Property
    • A. 

      If two quantities are equal to the same quanity, then they are equal to each other

    • B. 

      If a=b, then either a or b may be substituted for the other in any equation

  • 19. 
    Reflexive Property
    • A. 

      Any quantitiy is equal to itself

    • B. 

      The positions of the expressions on either side of an equals sign may be reversed

  • 20. 
    Symmetric Property
    • A. 

      The positions of the expressions on either side of an equals sign may be reversed

    • B. 

      Any quantitiy is equal to itself

  • 21. 
    Inductive Reasoning
    • A. 

      We look at several examples of something and find a fact that holds true for those examples. Then we conclude that the fact is true for all other possible examples.

    • B. 

      We start with an accurate assupmtion and then as long as we've reasoned correctly our conclusion has to be true. Conditional Statements with "If" premise and "Then" conclusion

  • 22. 
    Deductive Reasoning
    • A. 

      We start with an accurate assupmtion and then as long as we've reasoned correctly our conclusion has to be true. Conditional Statements with "If" premise and "Then" conclusion

    • B. 

      We look at several examples of something and find a fact that holds true for those examples. Then we conclude that the fact is true for all other possible examples.

  • 23. 
    Congruent Figures
    • A. 

      Figures that have the same size and shape

    • B. 

      Figures that have the same size but not shape

  • 24. 
    Similar Figures
    • A. 

      Figures that have the same shape but are different sizes

    • B. 

      Figures that have the same area

  • 25. 
    Equivalent Figures
    • A. 

      Figures that have the same area

    • B. 

      Figures that have the same shape but are different sizes