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 one year ago
how do you remember supplementary from complementart i know what they mean but how can you not get them mixed up.
 one year ago
how do you remember supplementary from complementart i know what they mean but how can you not get them mixed up.

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ryan123345
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1The s in supplementary could be replaced for a 8

ryan123345
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1360378823732:dw

ryan123345
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you can make an S into 8 for 180 and u can make the ''c'' for compementary into a 9 for 90

shantelll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats a good way of doing it:)

AccessDenied
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Find a chalkboard (or I guess it works with whatever material you are used to, paper...) and write it up: "Complements add up to 90, Supplements add up to 180". Write it up about 100 times. ;) Or, just go for writing it a couple times. It may be helpful for memorizing it to write it out a couple times, as it is for other things in Math like writing equations out every time you use them.

tkhunny
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Complimenting People is the Right thing to do?

UnkleRhaukus
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3\(\color{red}{\text S}\text{upplementary}\) angles form a \(\color{red}{\text S}\text{traight line}\) \(\color{blue}{\text C}\text{omplementary}\) angles form a \(\color{blue}{\text C}\text{orner}\)

Luis_Rivera
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0c comes before s, so does 90 come befoe 180

ryan123345
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1my examples the best :)

ryan123345
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1360379232508:dw

tkhunny
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1If you supplement your income, you can just keep straight on doing what you are doing.

agent0smith
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0This is how I remember them: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4Ux98InKvg 55 seconds in.. "I prefer compliments, so I complement at an angle, of 90 degrees". Maths+90's hip hop!

ryan123345
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1? that sucks agent lol. are u gonna think of that whole statement every time you are having trouble determining the difference of complementary and supplementary?? lol

agent0smith
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol no, I remember them just fine. It's a good song though...

agent0smith
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Complementary angles remind me of the song. And once you hear the song a few times, you can hear that line in your head "I complement at an angle, of ninety degreeeeeees" and you'll never forget complementary angles!

shantelll
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Haha ok ok i get what it is know thank every one:)

Directrix
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@shantelll I remember the difference this way: The letter "C" comes before the letter "S" in the English alphabet. The number 90 comes before the number 180 on the number line. Therefore, "C" for complementary angles is paired with 90, and "S" for supplementary angles is paired with 180.
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