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1.) m<S=36 degrees, mRS=118 degrees, and RU is tangent to the circle at R. Find m<U.

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    @jim_thompson5910

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    is there a pic of the problem?

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    if angle S is 36 degrees, then what is angle U?

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    36?

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    but 41 is the closest on here.

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    angle U and angle S are complementary angles

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    so they must add to 90 degrees

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    k

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    so what do you get for angle U

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    54

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    so it looks like that's what they want looks like they threw in "mRS=118 degrees" just to add confusion

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    there's no 54 on here..

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    hmm they want angle U right?

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    yep.

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    well triangle SRU is a right triangle R is the right angle so I don't see why it's not working

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