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There are two complementary angles. The larger angle is 15 degrees more than twice the smaller angle. Find the measure of each angle.

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  1. anonymous
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    Let the smaller angle be = x degrees Then larger angle is 2x + 15 degrees

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    Since they r complementary angles, theri sum must be 90 degrees so x + (2x + 15) = 90

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    Therefore 3x + 15 = 90 3x = 90 - 15 x = 75/3 x = 25

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    Hence smaller angle is 25 degrees The larger angle is 2 x 25 + 15 =65 degrees Ok??

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    ok, thank you so much

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    You are welcome. Got a medal for me??

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    how do i do the medal thing?

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    Just go to the first post from me and click on the button "Give Medal"

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    :), ok gave you a medal

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