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Two supplementary angles are such that one is 14 times larger than the other. Find the two angles. (Enter solutions from smallest to largest.)

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    let x = first angle
    let 180-x = second angle
    then we set up the equation,
    14x = 180-x
    14x + x = 180
    15x = 180
    x = 12 degrees
    180-x = 168 degrees

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