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juciystar234

  • 2 years ago

Can a angle ever have the same measure as its complement? Explain.

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  1. jim_thompson5910
    • 2 years ago
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    if you had two angles x and y, and they were complementary, then x+y = 90

  2. RadEn
    • 2 years ago
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    yes, like the measure 45 degrees its complement 45 deg too

  3. jim_thompson5910
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    if they were the same angle, then x = y or y = x

  4. jim_thompson5910
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    so you would have x+y = 90 x + x = 90 ... plug in y = x solve that for x to get your angle

  5. juciystar234
    • 2 years ago
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    O.0 wow... Too much hold on!! :P

  6. juciystar234
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    Ok i got it!

  7. jim_thompson5910
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    so what do you get when you solve x+x = 90

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