# SOLUTION: The supplement of an angle is 15 less than 4 times the angle. Find the angle.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Angles Question 156954: The supplement of an angle is 15 less than 4 times the angle. Find the angle. Answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15633)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The supplement of an angle is 15 less than 4 times the angle. Find the angle. : Let x = the angle then (180-x) = the supplement of the angle ; Write what it says: 180 - x = 4x - 15 : 180 + 15 = 4x + x : 195 = 5x x = x = 39 degrees : : Check the solution in the given statement: 180 - 39 = 4(39) - 15 141 = 156 - 15