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YW bisects angle XYZ. m of angle XYW = (2x + 7)degrees and m of angle XYZ = (6x - 8)degrees. Find the value of 'x'.

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  1. Since the angle is bisected,

    2(2x+7) = 6x-8
    4x + 14 = 6x - 8
    2x = 22
    x = 11

    m<XYZ = 58
    m<XYW = 29

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  2. Triangle xyz has angles measure in the ratio 3:4:5 what is the measure of the largest angle?

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  3. you did your math wrong
    -2x=6
    x=-3

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