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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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And what is that in numbers?

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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b = (a / 3)

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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That is not a number. That is an equation. What is b in degrees?

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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B equals to 18 degree???

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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You mean b is 18 degrees. b and B are not the same things in math. Now what is angle c equal to?

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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I think the error in question I uploading question 6 again

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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We are almost done:

Question 6

In triangle abc the angle a is three times the size of that at b and half the size of the angle at c. what is the angle at A???

From the question: what is the angle at c in degrees?

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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In triangle ABC,the angle at A is three times the size of that at B and half the size of the angle at C.What is angle at A???

Options are

30deg

36 deg

54deg

60deg

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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Check question again???

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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All that does is correctly state the question but it was not necessary.

From the question: what is the angle at C in degrees?

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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You mean b is 18 degrees. b and B are not the same things in math. Now what is angle c equal to?

Is I am wrong?????? Why b and B are not same can you explain

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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Hahha no I post question fast. I think you people understand. but you confuses after seeING question

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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By changing the question notation you have confused yourself. I am asking you now in terms of the new notation. We have:

In triangle ABC,the angle at A is three times the size of that at B and half the size of the angle at C.What is angle at A???

Options are

30deg

36 deg

54deg

60deg

Remember, we already have the answer that A = 54 degrees, we are checking to see if that is correct.

A = 54 degrees

B = 18 degrees

C equals what?

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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C equals

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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What does angle C equal in degrees?

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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C is 108

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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So we have A = 54 , B = 18, C = 108 and 54 + 18 + 108 = 180 so we know our answer is correct.

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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Ohhhh this is reason!!!!

Why small a and capital A is not equal????

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes, to check you go back to the question and see if you answered it.

Why small a and capital A is not equal????

Capital letters usually mean different things in math by convention. Which is a set of rules people agree upon.

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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And other questions you know eq question 5

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Question 5 is not too hard either.

How many hours are there in half of a third of a quarter of a day?

One way to solve is by working from the inside out. There are other ways too.

There are 24 hours in a day and 1 / 4 of that is 6. Can you do the next step?

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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Means?.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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What is (1/3) of 6 hours?

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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What is mean by half of third quater in one day there is 24 hours

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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How many hours are there in half of a third of

a quarter of a day?

Always break problems up into smaller pieces whenever you can.

So again, what is a quarter of a day in hours?

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