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    A triangle has one angle twice the size of the first angle and another the size of the first angle plus 50. What size is the first angle?

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    Let's call the three angles a, b, and c. We can then rewrite your problem as:

    b=2a
    c=a+50

    Since all triangles have a total of ...

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