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# Triangle Congruence Theorems (Hypotenuse-Leg)

Author: Leif Park Jordan
##### Description:
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Present how if the hypotenuse and a leg of a right triangle are congruent to the hypotenuse and a leg of a second right triangle, then the two triangles are congruent.

2.

Review how to use the corresponding sides and corresponding angles of two congruent triangles to write a congruence statement (ex ΔABC ΔDEF).

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Provide examples that demonstrate how to prove two triangles congruent using the HL triangle congruence theorem.

This packet should help a learner seeking to understand how to use the triangle congruence theorem (Hypotenuse-Leg) to prove triangles congruent.

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## The Hypotenuse-Leg Triangle Congruence Theorem

This video presents how if the hypotenuse and a leg of a right triangle are congruent to the hypotenuse and a leg of a second right triangle, then the two triangles are congruent.

## Congruence Statements

This video reviews how to use the corresponding sides and corresponding angles of two congruent triangles to write a congruence statement.

## Practice Problems

This slideshow provides examples that demonstrate how to prove two triangles congruent using the HL triangle congruence theorem.

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