Elementary Geometry for College Students (5th Edition)

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1439047901
ISBN 13: 978-1-43904-790-3

Chapter 2 - Section 2.4 - The Angles of a Triangle - Exercises - Page 97: 21


x=72$^{\circ}$ m$\angle$1=72$^{\circ}$ m$\angle$DAE=36$^{\circ}$

Work Step by Step

m$\angle$1+m$\angle$2+m$\angle$DAE=180 x+x+$\frac{x}{2}$=180 5x=360 x=72$^{\circ}$ m$\angle$1=x=72$^{\circ}$ m$\angle$DAE=$\frac{x}{2}$=36$^{\circ}$
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.