What Is the Difference Between a Rhombus and a Parallelogram


Question: What is the difference between a rhombus and a parallelogram?

A parallelogram is a convex polygon with 4 edges and 4 vertices and a rhombus can be defined as a diamond-shaped quadrilateral that has all four sides equal.

Answer: The difference between a parallelogram and a rhombus are listed below in the table.

Parallelogram Rhombus
Opposite sides are  equal in measure All sides are equal in measure
Diagonals bisect  each other Diagonals bisect each other and they are perpendicular