Class 7 Maths Chapter 7 Congruence Of Triangle Exercise 7.1 pdf notes:-

**Exercise 7.1** Class 7 maths Chapter 7 Pdf Notes:-

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INTRODUCTION

You are now ready to learn a very important geometrical idea, Congruence. In particular,

you will study a lot about congruence of triangles.

The relation of two objects being congruent is called congruence. For the present,

we will deal with plane figures only, although congruence is a general idea applicable to

three-dimensional shapes also. We will try to learn a precise meaning of the congruence

of plane figures already known.

You can use the method of superposition. Take a trace-copy of one of them and place

it over the other. If the figures cover each other completely, they are congruent. Alternatively,

you may cut out one of them and place it over the other. Beware! You are not allowed to

bend, twist or stretch the figure that is cut out (or traced out).

CONGRUENCE AMONG LINE SEGMENTS

When are two line segments congruent? Observe the two pairs of line segments given

hereUse the ātrace-copyā superposition method for the pair of line segments in

Copy CDand place it on AB. You find that CD covers AB, with C on A and D on B.

Hence, the line segments are congruent. We write AB CD ā
.

Repeat this activity for the pair of line segments in . What do you find?

They are not congruent. How do you know it? It is because the line segments do not

coincide when placed one over other.