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Rhombus is a parallelogram where

all sides are equal

i.e. AB = BC = CD = AD

 

In parallelogram

  • Opposite sides are equal
  • Opposite angles are equal
  • Diagonals bisect each other
  • Sum of adjacent angles is 180°

 

Properties of Rhombus:

Since it is a parallelogram,

it will have all its properties

 

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Other properties are

Diagonals bisect each other at right angles

  AO = CO and BO = DO

and

  ∠POS = 90°

  ∠ SQR = 90°

  ∠ROQ = 90°

  ∠POQ = 90°

 

 

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