# Chapter 2 Reasoning and Proof

Geometry

Quiz

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Date:________________ Period:______

1. Identify the property of congruence.
∠B ≅∠B.

2. If PQ = 3 and PQ + RS =5, then 3 + RS = 5 is an example of the _____________________.
a. Reflexive Property of Equality

b. Transitive Property of Equality

c. Substitution Property of Equality

d. Multiplication Property of Equality

3. Give the reason for the step taken from a proof.
Statements

Reasons

1. ∠1 and ∠2 are a linear pair

1. Given

2. ∠1 and ∠2 are supplementary

2. _______________________________________

4. Given: RQ = 5 and 2(PQ) + 2(RQ) = 27. Use the substitution Property of Equality to find the
value of PQ.

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Chapter 2 Reasoning and Proof
Geometry

5. Give a reason for each step in the proof.
Given: ∠1 and ∠2 are a linear pair; m∠2 = 100°
Prove : m∠1 = 80°

Statements

Reasons

1. m∠2 = 100°

1. Given

2. ∠1 and ∠2 are a linear pair.

2. Given

3. m∠1 + m∠2 = 180°

3.________________________________________

4. m∠1 + 100° = 180°

4. Substitution Property of Equality

5. m∠1 = 80°

5.

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6. Provide the reasoning for all the statements in the following proof:

Given: m∠1 = m∠3, m∠2 = m∠4
Prove: m∠AFC = m∠EFC

Statements

Reasons

1. m∠1 = m∠3, m∠2 = m∠4
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Chapter 2 Quiz

Chapter 2 Reasoning and Proof
Geometry

2. m∠1 + m∠2 = m∠3 + m∠2
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3. m∠1 + m∠2 = m∠3 + m∠4
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4. m∠1 + m∠2 = m∠AFC, m∠3 + m∠4 = m∠EFC
4.________________________________________
5. m∠AFC = m∠EFC

Chapter 2 Quiz

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