# The complement of an angle is 25 less than the measure of the angle itself. How do you find the angle?

Nov 28, 2016

67.5 degrees

#### Explanation:

Suppose, the angle is x degrees. Then its complement would be 90-x.

The stated condition is that 90-x= x-25

Thus it is 2x-25=90
which on solving gives x=$\frac{115}{2} = 67.5$degrees.