# How do you find the measure of an angle that is half the measures of its complement?

Jan 12, 2017

$x = {30}^{\circ}$

#### Explanation:

Call x the angle.
Its complement is (90 - x)
Equation:
$x = \frac{90 - x}{2}$
2x = 90 - x
3x = 90 --> $x = {30}^{\circ}$