Posted by **anonymous** on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 3:35pm.

the measures of the interior angles of a triangle are x,y and 2x respectively. if the triangle is isosceles, what is one possible measure of an angle of this triangle, in degrees?

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**Reiny**, Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 5:28pm
if x and y are the equal angles,

then

x+y+2x = 180

x+x+2x=180

x = 45

angles: 45, 45, 90

if the x and 2x are the equal angles

then

x + y + 2x = 180

x+2x+2x=180

x = 36

angles:

36, 72, 72

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