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December 17, 2014

Posted by **A.W.** on Sunday, March 15, 2009 at 10:49pm.

What is the measure of the smaller angle?

What is the measure of the other angle?

Can somebody help me set this up?

PLEASE!!!!!!

- Algebra -
**bobpursley**, Sunday, March 15, 2009 at 10:51pmA+B=90

A+ 1/4 B=69

- Algebra -
**Reiny**, Sunday, March 15, 2009 at 10:53pm"Two angles are complementary" ---> x + y = 90

"The sum of the measure of the first angle and one-fourth of the second angle is 69 degrees" ---> x + (1/4)y = 69

or

4x + y = 276

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4x + y = 276

x + y = 90

subtract them etc.

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