Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281159
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-115-6

Chapter 1 - Tools of Geometry - Chapter Review - Page 72: 19



Work Step by Step

The diagram tells us that $m\angle NQM=m\angle PQR$. Therefore, we should equate the given expressions for these two angles and solve the resulting equation using the properties of equality: $$2x+8=x+22$$$$2x-x=22-8$$$$x=14$$
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.