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Colt45
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Find the value of x. Then find the measure of each labeled angle
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Colt45 Group Title
Find the value of x. Then find the measure of each labeled angle
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
dw:1351132812622:dw
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ahh transversals huh
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
here's a hint: dw:1351132987818:dw those angles are equal
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
does that give you any ideas?
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i just dont know where to start
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i dont know what to make it equal
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
from your drawing...what are the angles that are equal?
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
3x+23 and y
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
what else?
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
look clsoely at your drawing
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
do i combine the two equations and make them equal to 180
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1351133521610:dw what are the angles there?
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
the top left one needs to be down on the underside of that line in my picture i tried to draw a arrow
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
well then...that's different....
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
dw:1351133688499:dw
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so only 3x + 23 are equal
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
3x + 23 and y are equal*
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
yeah my bad
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
then 2x + 12 and y are linear pairs....so like you said...they add up to 180 2x + 12 + y = 180
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and since y and 3x + 23 are equal, you can substitute 2x + 12 + 3x + 23 = 180 solve for x
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
y is the same as 3x + 23?
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
do you know the rest from there?
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
only if x = 29...
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
2x + 12 + 3x + 23 = 180 5x + 35 = 180 5x = 145 x = 29 right
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Colt45 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
i got it. thanks
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