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Emily778

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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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  1. Emily778
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    @jim_thompson5910

  2. jim_thompson5910
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    is there a pic of the problem?

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  4. jim_thompson5910
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    if angle S is 36 degrees, then what is angle U?

  5. Emily778
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    36?

  6. Emily778
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    but 41 is the closest on here.

  7. jim_thompson5910
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    angle U and angle S are complementary angles

  8. jim_thompson5910
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    so they must add to 90 degrees

  9. Emily778
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    k

  10. jim_thompson5910
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    so what do you get for angle U

  11. Emily778
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    54

  12. jim_thompson5910
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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

  13. Emily778
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    there's no 54 on here..

  14. jim_thompson5910
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    hmm they want angle U right?

  15. Emily778
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    yep.

  16. jim_thompson5910
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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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