Posted by **C** on Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 8:01pm.

Two angles form a linear pair. The measure of one angle is 8 times the measure of the other angle. Find the measure of each angle.

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**Darren**, Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 8:04pm
angle 1= x

angle 2=8x

so 8x+x=180

9x=180

9x= 180 divided by 9 is 20 so

x=20

angle 1=20

angle 2=160

Hope it helps :)

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**Steve**, Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 8:04pm
this is just like the last one, but the angles sum to 180, instead of 90.

Take a stab at it and come on back if you have trouble.

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**C**, Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 8:06pm
I figured it out already xD Thanks. I have one more

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