IN MATH: 1. n. a quadrilateral with 2 pairs of parallel sides. EX. The opposite sides of a parallelogram are parallel and congruent. The opposite angles of a parallelogram are congruent.

IN ENGLISH: 1. as defined above.

APPLICATION: See list 140

1. Select T for true, F for false:

Every square is a parallelogram.TF
Every trapezoid is a parallelogram.TF
Every parallelogram is a rhombus.TF

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