In the figure given below, WT||PS and VQ||UR. Find the values of angles a and b.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 6th May, 2013, 02:26: AM

Expert Answer:

Given that, WT||PS ; VQ||UR and VYW = 110o

Thus, VYW = UOY = 110o (pair of corresponding angles)

Also, UOY = a = 110o (pair of corresponding angles)

Now, a + b = 180o (pair of linear angles)

b = 180o - 110o

= 70o

Thus, a = 110o ; b = 70o

Answered by  | 6th May, 2013, 04:26: AM