A triangle has one angle measuring 3x degrees. A second angle measures 2x + 20 degrees and the third angle measures 4x -20 degrees. What is the value of x

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caroly

All the interior angles of a triangle always add up to 180 degrees.
3x + (2x + 20) + (4x - 20) = 180
3x + 2x + 20 + 4x - 20 = 180
3x + 2x + 4x + 20 - 20 = 180
10x = 180
x = 180/10
Therefore, x = 18