# G.3.11.2 Parallel Segments

- Author:
- Katie Akesson

When a segment splits two sides of a triangle proportionally (let's nickname that side the "side splitter"), we already know many things:

- 2 similar triangles are created
- corresponding angles are congruent
- the side splitter is parallel to other side
- the side splitter is proportional to other side

- the side splitter splits the two sides proportionally