Post a New Question


posted by on .

The measures of two supplementary angles are in the ratio 5:1. What is the measure of the smaller triangle?

A/B = 5
A + B = 180

Solve those 2 equations in two unknowns.
B is the smaller angle.

Hint: substitute 5B for A in the second equation. Then only B is in the equation, and you can solve for it.

Answer This Question

First Name:
School Subject:

Related Questions

More Related Questions

Post a New Question