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Posted by **LeAnn/Please help me** on Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 9:45pm.

Two angles are complementary. The sum of the measure of the first angle and one-fourth the second angle is 62.25 degrees. Find the measures of the angles.

What is the measure of the smaller angle?

What is the measure of the other angle?

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**bobpursley**, Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 9:47pmA+B=90

A+ 1/4 * B =62.25

I would solve by subtracting the second equation from the first.

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 9:47pmThis site may help you figure this problem out yourself.

http://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/complementary-angles.html

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