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What is the difference between a square and rhombus?

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The primary difference between a square and a rhombus is a square has four 90-degree angles, while a rhombus does not have any right angles. The sides of a square are perpendicular to one another, unlike the sides of a rhombus.

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What is the difference between a square and rhombus?
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All the angles of a square are equal. The rhombus has two sets of opposite internal angles with the same measurement.

Both the square and rhombus are quadrilaterals and parallelograms���they have four sides, and their opposite sides are parallel. The two shapes have all sides equal. Every square, by definition, is considered a rhombus, but a rhombus is not always a square.

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