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anonymous
 3 years ago
Find the measure of the larger angle.
https://media.glynlyon.com/g_pal_2011/6/img_angles_supplementary.gif
anonymous
 3 years ago
Find the measure of the larger angle. https://media.glynlyon.com/g_pal_2011/6/img_angles_supplementary.gif

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Hunus
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1These are supplementary angles, as such the sum of their values will equal 180. \[(2x + 7) + (6x  9) = 180\] \[8x  2 = 180\] \[8x = 182\] \[x = 22.75\] The larger of the two angles (assuming the picture is correct) is (6x  9) Inserting the value of x we obtained we obtain \[6(22.75)  9 = 127.5\]
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