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The diagonals of a parallelogram are congruent. Which could be the parallelogram? trapezoid rectangle kite rhombus

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Amanda Johnson on October 24, 2018

Taking into consideration the definitions of parallelogram, trapezoid, rectangle, kite and rhombus.Parallelogram is a quadrilateral with two pairs of opposite sides are parallel. The trapezoid is a quadrilateral with one pair of opposite sides are parallel, trapezoid is not a parallelogram, so that the option 1 is false.The rectangle is a parallelogram with all angles right. Rectangle has diagonals that are congruent. Option 2 is true.Kite is a quadrilateral with two pairs of congruent adjacent sides. Kite is not a parallelogram, so that the option 3 is false.A rhombus is a parallelogram with all sides congruent. The diagonals of a rhombus are not congruent, but are perpindicular bisectors of each other. Option 4 is false.Answer: the correct option is option 2


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