A community for students.

Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

gabbyalicorn

  • one year ago

Lines l, m, and n are parallel. What is the value of x?

  • This Question is Closed
  1. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    |dw:1433305140626:dw| @10115658 @triciaal

  2. triciaal
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    angles on a straight line add up to 180

  3. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    180 - 58 = 122º

  4. triciaal
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    when you cut across parallel lines corresponding angles are equal

  5. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    ? 180 - 180

  6. triciaal
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    |dw:1433305478031:dw|

  7. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    so 58 x 2 or 58 x 58 or 58 x 58 x 58

  8. triciaal
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    58 + angle 2 (in green)= 180 and angle 2 + x = 180 therefore x = 58

  9. triciaal
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    I was showing that those have the same value they are corresponding angles transverse and parallel lines

  10. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    okay, got it √

  11. triciaal
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    great

  12. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Thank you! but i still dont understand how 58 _+ 2 = 180

  13. triciaal
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 1

    angles on a straight line = 180 angle named 2 sorry maybe I should have used a letter

  14. gabbyalicorn
    • one year ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    No, it's okay.

  15. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy

Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

spraguer (Moderator)
5 → View Detailed Profile

is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...

23

  • Teamwork 19 Teammate
  • Problem Solving 19 Hero
  • You have blocked this person.
  • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

This is the testimonial you wrote.
You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.