# Angles and Triangles

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### Angles and Triangles:

Angles and Triangles

### Angles:

Angles A shape formed by two rays sharing a common endpoint; contains two rays and a vertex ray ray vertex ray —has one endpoint and goes infinitely in one direction vertex —point common to two rays of a triangle or two sides of a polygon

### Types of Angles:

Types of Angles Acute angle: An angle whose measure is greater than zero degrees and less than 90 degrees Which angles are not acute? 1 2 3 4 5

### Types of Angles:

Types of Angles Right angle: Angle that measures 90 degrees Which angle is a right angle? 1 2 3 4 5

### Types of Angles:

Types of Angles Obtuse angle: One angle measures greater than 90 degrees and less than 180 degrees Which angle is an obtuse angle? 1 2 3 4 5

### Straight Angle :

Straight Angle Straight angle: A line that goes infinitely in both directions and measures 180 degrees Which is not a straight angle? 1 2 This is a ray. It only goes in one direction.

### Types of Triangles:

Types of Triangles Equilateral triangle: A triangle with three congruent (equal) sides and three equal angles These marks indicate equality.

### Types of Triangles:

Types of Triangles Isosceles triangle: A triangle with at least two congruent (equal) sides

### Types of Triangles:

Types of Triangles Right triangle: Has only one right angle (90 degrees) This box indicates a right angle or a 90-degree angle.

### Types of Triangles:

Types of Triangles Scalene triangle: A triangle that has no congruent (equal) sides

### Types of Triangles:

Types of Triangles Name each type of triangle 1 2 3 4

### Types of Triangles:

Types of Triangles Name each type of triangle 1 2 3 4 Equilateral Right Isosceles Scalene

### Interior Angles:

Interior Angles Interior angles: An interior angle (or internal angle ) is an angle formed by two sides of a simple polygon that share an endpoint Interior angles of a triangle always equal 180 degrees.

### Measuring Angles :

Measuring Angles You measure angles with a protractor. This point goes at the vertex of the angle This point is 0 This point is 0. Notice there are two scales. Be careful which 0 you start at. 90 0 