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HourglassMage
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://i30.photobucket.com/albums/c324/JMLOVER2121/Number2.gif

HourglassMage
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Find the value of x in the figure below. Show all steps.

HourglassMage
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The larger arc is 158°

HourglassMage
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I got an answer of 5.78°

HourglassMage
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is this correct?

ScarlettBlack
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I can give you a formula that will help you find the answer. (9x  5) = 1/2 (larger arc  smaller arc) So 15864 = 94 / (1/2) = 47 angle (9x  5) = 47 so 47  5 = 42 42 / 9 = 4.6666666667 or you can round to 4.70 You can check it.

ScarlettBlack
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Oh sorry it's actually my bad. You take 47 and then you add 5 and then you divide by 9 and that's x

HourglassMage
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0right, yeah, I was just going to say that would make my answer 5.78 right?

ScarlettBlack
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No, that would make your answer 6

HourglassMage
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.052/9 = 5.78....unless they wanted me to round up to the nearest whole number...

ScarlettBlack
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ahhh sorry so yeah. You're original answer is correct. I don't know why but for some reason today I'm just being extra... well I feel dumber. Is the question multiple choice?

HourglassMage
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol, it's fine no it's free response

HourglassMage
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this is my work: (9x  5)º = (1/2)(158°  64º) (9x  5)º = (1/2)(94) (9x  5)º = 47° 9x + (5 + 5) = (47 + 5)° 9x = 52 9x/9 = 52/9 x = 5.78 x = 5.78

ScarlettBlack
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well you can wait to see if anyone else will answer but I would say go with your gut. I'm not really sure how else to put it. Sorry if I wasn't of help.

ScarlettBlack
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yup, that looks about right though.

HourglassMage
 7 months ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0It's fine, mostly I just wanted to make sure my equation was right thnx for your help! :D
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