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**zee-f****Member**- Registered: 2011-05-12
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Hey guys,

I answered these questions and I was wondering if they are correct

16-C

16. 68, 86

A 45

B 56

C 26

D 19

E 32

F 82

17- F

17. 55, 77

A 18

B 37

C 62

D 57

E 20

F 48

18-A

18. a, (a + 80)

A 100 - 2a

B 112 - 7a

C 182 - 2a

D 254 - 5a

E 311 - 3a

F 302 - 1a

19-D

19. x, (x + 20)

A 189 - 7x

B 167 - 1x

C 114 - 5x

D 160 - 2x

E 124 - 2x

F 142 - 1x

20-A but am really stuck and confused on this one

20. m, 2m

A 172 - 2m

B 187 - 7m

C 124 - 4m

D 143 - 1m

E 164 - 9m

F 180 - 3m

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**zee-f****Member**- Registered: 2011-05-12
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I got all of them correct but 20 so wouldn't be m+2m=180

*Last edited by zee-f (2012-09-20 07:31:18)*

One, who adopts patience, will never be deprived of success though it may take a long time to reach him. Imam ali (as)<3

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi zee-f;

Now solve for c.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**zee-f****Member**- Registered: 2011-05-12
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(m+2m)+c=180

m+2m=3m

3m+c=180

-3m -3m

c= 180-3m

so the answer would be F

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**noelevans****Member**- Registered: 2012-07-20
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Hi zee-f!

In all these problems you are to find the supplement to the sum of the two given angles I assume.

That would be in all these cases 180 - (sum of the two angles).

Eg. 16) 180-(68+86) = 180-154 = 26.

20) 180-(m+2m) = 180-3m.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi zee-f;

so the answer would be F

Yep!

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**zee-f****Member**- Registered: 2011-05-12
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Thanks a lot guys!

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi zee-f;

You did very well!

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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