Q:

Please Help Quick!!! Will Mark The BRAINIEST!!! A triangular patch of grass in a park is bordered by walking paths. The longest path bordering the patch of grass measures 90 feet. The smallest path bordering the patch of grass measures 53 feet. The smallest angle formed by the paths bordering the patch of grass measures 36°. What is the measure of the largest angle of the triangular patch of grass? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a degree. Show your work.I'm very desperate right now. First person to answer CORRECTLY will get 45 points for my gratitude.

Accepted Solution

A:
You just have to set up proportions, so 53 is to 36 as 90 is to what?

This would come out to be about 61 degrees

Work:
53:36 as 90:x

Then u cross multiply

53x = 36(90)

Then solve for x

(Which is approximately 61 degrees)