Angle P and angle Q are complementary. the measure of angle P is two more than 10 times the measure of angle Q.What is the measure of each angle?

Complementary angles add up to 90°.

x = angle Q

10x + 2 = angle P {angle P is two more than ten times angle Q}

x + 10x + 2 = 90 {the two angles add up to 90°}

11x + 2 = 90 {combined like terms}

11x = 88 {subtracted 2 from both sides}

x = 8 {divided both sides by 11}

10x + 2 = 82 {substituted 8, in for x, into 10x + 2}

**angle Q = 8**

angle P = 82

angle P = 82

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