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Complementary and supplementary angles

3 videos
2 skills
In this tutorial we'll look at the most famous types of angle-pairs--complementary and supplementary angles. This aren't particularly deep concepts, but you'll find they do come in handy!

Complementary and supplementary angles

VIDEO 8:31 minutes
Let's add some tools to our geometry tool belt. Here's a thorough explanation of complementary and supplementary angles, as well as definitions of adjacent and straight angles.

Find measure of complementary angles

VIDEO 2:33 minutes
In this example, let's put some Algebra to work to find the measure of two angles whose sum equals 90 degrees, better knows as complementary angles.

Find measure of supplementary angles

VIDEO 2:37 minutes
Watch and understand how to find the measure of two angles whose sum is 180 degrees, or supplementary angles.