# Points, Lines, and Angles

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### point

I am a location in space. It takes only one letter to name me.

### line

My length cannot be measured, but I am named by two of my points.

### ray

I do not curve. I have only one endpoint.

### angle

I am measured in degrees. I have a vertex. My sides are two rays.

### perpendicular line segments

We have endpoints. When two of us meet, we form one or more right angles.

### parallel line segments

There are always at least two of us. We have endpoints. We always stay the same distance apart.

### vertex

I am the point where two rays meet to form an angle

Two of us meet.

### perpendicular lines

Our lengths cannot be measured. When two of us meet, we form right angles

### vertices

I am the endpoint where two sides of a polygon meet

### line segment

My length can be measured. I have two endpoints

### parallel lines

Our lengths cannot be measured. There are always at least two of us. We always stay the same distance apart.

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