# What is the value of #x# in a triangle with angles #70, 60#, and #8x + 2#?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 17, 2015

#### Explanation:

Since any triangle has a sum of interior angles of

#70+60+(8x+2)=180#

#60+(8x+2)=110#

#8x+2=50#

#8x=48#

#x=6#