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anonymous
 4 years ago
The m<GKJ = 56o, m<GKH = 4x + 2, and m<JKH = 7x  12. Solve for the measures of angles GKH and JKH.
anonymous
 4 years ago
The m<GKJ = 56o, m<GKH = 4x + 2, and m<JKH = 7x  12. Solve for the measures of angles GKH and JKH.

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campbell_st
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you have a diagram to match the question...?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1357271584537:dw

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is that 560 or 56 degrees?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.04x+2+7x12=56 solve for x, then plug x into the equation

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Do you still need help with this, @Kagome_gurl8 ? I noticed you bumped your question.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yeah, I know how to put the equation together but i don't know how to solve for x....

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, so we have the equation 4x + 2 + 7x  12 = 56, as provided by @dancechick76 . Do you know how to combine like terms on the left side of the equation?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You need to add toether like terms. You have 2 numbers with x's. Combining those would give you 11x. Do you see where we're going?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the next step would be to combine 4 and (12).

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yes, you have 4x and 7x. 4 + 7 is 11, so you would get 11x. And then you can combine the other like terms, 4 and 12. What would you get?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well, you would get 16 if the 4 was a negative 4. But since it is positive, you have to add 4 to 12. If I owe you 12 dollars and I pay you 4, how many more dollars do I owe you?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.08, sorry the website bugged out on me
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