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If 9x and(5x+8) are the measures for complementary angles, what are the measures of each angle

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    9x + (5x + 8) = 14 x + 8 =90
    14 x = 82
    x = 41/7
    9x = 52 5/7 degrees
    5x + 8 = 37 2/7 degrees

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