CPCFC

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Are there any configurations of the figure where the corresponding parts are not congruent?
Manipulative 1 - Corresponding Parts of Congruent Figures are Congruent Created with GeoGebra.

CPCFC is an abbreviation of the phrase, 'Corresponding parts of congruent figures are congruent.' This means if two figures are the same, then each of their corresponding parts are also the same.

References

  1. Ray C. Jurgensen, Richard G. Brown and John W. Jurgensen. Geometry. pp 117-118. Houghton Mifflin McDougal Littell. January 2000. Buy the book

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McAdams, David E. CPCFC. 6/25/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/c/cpcfc.html.

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6/25/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, updated GeoGebra apps. (McAdams, David E.)
1/21/2010: Added "References". (McAdams, David E.)
12/2/2008: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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