# How do you find the measures of the angles of a triangle if the measure of one angle is twice the measure of a second angle and the third angle measures 3 times the second angle decreased by 12?

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May 9, 2018

#### Explanation:

To be certain I understand your question correctly, you have a triangle, where you with "measures" mean number of degrees each angle is.

I.e. let the triangle look something like this:

If

Then

And

If my understanding of your question is correct, we have

Therefore

This gives

Or

The angles in the triangle, therefore, are

I.e.

Then

And

This gives the following triangle: