Find the values of angles y and z in the following figure :

Asked by Topperlearning User | 14th Oct, 2014, 09:20: AM

Expert Answer:

In the given figure we can see that,

AOE = COD [vertically opposite angles]

So, COD = z = 43o

Since AOB, BOC, COD are linear pair of angles, thus

AOB + BOC + COD = 180o

BOC + COD = 90o + 43o

= 133o

Thus, AOB = y = 180o - 133o

= 47o

Thus, y = 47o and z = 43o

Answered by  | 14th Oct, 2014, 11:20: AM