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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. Click on the blue points in manipulative 1 and drag them to change the figure.


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

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CPCFC. 2008-12-02. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/c/cpcfc.html.


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2010-01-21: Added "References" (McAdams, David.)
2008-12-02: Initial version (McAdams, David.)

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