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A complementary angle is an angle that when added to another angle creates a 90o angle. A supplementary angle is an angle that when added to another angle creates a 180o angle.

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What is the complementary and supplementary angle of 19?

Complementary angle is 71 degrees and supplementary angle is 161 degrees


How do you find complementary angle and supplementary angle?

Complementary: subtract 90 minus your angle. Supplementary: subtract 180 minus your angle.


Is 73 complementary or supplementary?

It is complementary to one angle, supplementary to another.


What is the difference between a complementary angle and supplementary angle?

The sum of complementary angles is 90°. The sum of supplementary angles is 180°. EXAMPLE : 27° is the complementary angle to 63° and the supplementary angle to 153°.


Can a supplementary angle be a complementary angle?

A supplementary angle can not be a complementary angle. The complementary angle has 2 angles equal 90... but a supplementary angle is X2 that much (108). * * * * * Nearly correct. 90 x 2 is 180, not 108!


Is 40ยฐ complementary or supplementary?

It is 120-degree angle are supplementary.


What is the relationship between complementary and supplementary angles?

For any given angle, its supplementary angle is 90 degrees larger than its complementary angle.


Angle formed by supplementary and complementary angles?

Supplementary angles forms a 180o angle (or a straight line). Complementary angles form a 90o angle.


What is the complement and supplement of 51 degrees?

The complementary angle of 51o is 39o; the supplementary angle of 51o is 129o.


An interior angle of a polygon and its adjacent exterior angle are complementary?

No, they are supplementary, not complementary.


What is the supplementary and complementary angle of 73?

supplementary: 107 degrees complementary: 17 degrees


How do you find complementary and supplementary angles?

Complementary angles are found by subtracting a random angle from 90 degrees for complementary always and 180 for supplementary always


What are the methods used to compute the measures of complementary and supplementary angles?

The methods are subtraction. -- Subtract an angle from 90° to find its complementary angle. -- Subtract an angle from 180° to find its supplementary angle.


How do you remember the difference between complementary and supplementary angles?

Complementary angles are 90 degree angles while supplementary angels are 180 degree angles.You remember it by how complementary angle are 90 degrees more to get a supplementary angles.


How many degrees are in a complementary angle?

Well a Right angle is 90 and a supplementary is 180. Complementary, I'm not sure ):


Which has a greater measure an angle complementary to an angle measuring 58 degrees or an angle supplementary to an angle measuring 125 degrees?

It is the supplementary angle of 125 degrees which is 55 degrees


What do you call two supplementary angles?

a complementary angle


Can an obtuse angle be both complementary and supplementary?

No, it cannot.


What is the complementary angle of 140 degrees?

No angle can be complementary to a 140 degree angle, as the sum of complementary angles is 90 degrees. But angles which are supplementary to each other add together to form a 180 degree angle.


If 2 angles measure 180 degrees what is the angle?

Is it not a supplementary angle. A complementary angle is 90 degrees, so I think that supplementary would be 180 degrees.


Is Z a vertical or adjacent or complementary or supplementary angle?

Adjacent


What is a complementary angle?

A complementary angle is an angle of a size so that when added to another angle, the two together equal 90 degrees.Complementary angles add up to 90 degrees whereas supplementary angle add up to 180 degrees


How many degrees are there in a complementary angle?

90 degrees and in supplementary 180


The supplement of an angle measures 10 times its complement What is the measure of the angle?

Let the angle be A, then the supplementary angle is (180 - A) and the complementary angle is (90 - A). But, 180 - A = 10(90 - A) = 900 - 10A 9A = 720 A = 80° The supplementary angle = 100° and the complementary angle = 10°


What is the measure of an angle complementary to an angle that measures 105 degrees?

An impossibility because complementary angles add up to 90 degrees but if its a supplementary angle then 180-105 = 75 degrees