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    Im sorry but what does this mean?

    Hey all, im still working on that quiz/homework thing which is due tommorow and am having touble understanding this one:

    The measure of the complitent angle is is 20 degrees less then the measure of the angle. Find the number of degrees in the angle

    Id apreciate any help
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    Sounds like a typo for 'compliment'

    What is the rule for complimentary angles?
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    Guiding you to an answer

    Two complementary angles add up to 90 degrees. So if one of them is 20 degrees less than 90 degrees, what does it turn out to be?
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    @wonderboy: *facepalm* Woops! Thanks for clearing that up for me dude, the way it was written was horribly confusing for me(Very clear im bad with words and math combined :P)
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