Kelly M.

asked • 05/23/16# let x represent the measurement of an acute angle in degrees.The ratio of the complement of x to the supplement of x is 2:5.Guess to determine the value of x.

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Douglas M. answered • 05/23/16

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If we set up the ratio as given in the statement, then (90 - x) / (180 - x) = 2/5.

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Rob L. answered • 05/23/16

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