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Two angles whose measures are a & b are such that 2a - 3b = 60. Find the value of '5b' if they form a linear pair.


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Solution

The correct option is B


Given that,

2a - 3b = 60

And also if they form a linear pair then

2 × (180 - b) - 3b = 60 ( since a = 180 - b)

360 - 2b - 3b = 60

⇒ 5b = 300


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