Posted by **nicole** on Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 5:40pm.

The sum of the angles of a triangle is 180 degrees. If one angle measures x degrees, a second angle measures 3x degrees, and a third angle measures 7x degrees, express the measure of the fourth angle in terms of x.

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 5:44pm
Fourth angle in a TRIangle?

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**nicole**, Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 6:10pm
Sorry, express the measure the third angle in terms of x**

I don't know why I typed "fourth".

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 6:19pm
x + 3x + 7x = 180

11x = 180

x = 16.3636

7 * 16.3636 = about 114.545 degrees

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