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In the figure below, AB=BC. What is the value of x? (A) 167

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In the figure below, AB=BC. What is the value of x? (A) 167 [#permalink] New post 02 Jul 2004, 08:01
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In the figure below, AB=BC. What is the value of x?

(A) 167
(B) 92
(C) 134
(D) 113
(E) 146

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 [#permalink] New post 02 Jul 2004, 08:11
i am not quite sure what is AB + BC actually for...is the question worded properly
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 [#permalink] New post 02 Jul 2004, 09:51
oops I made a small mistake :oops: I changed the question to the write form. Sorry sid_477
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 [#permalink] New post 02 Jul 2004, 11:08
I dont think u can answer this, without being given at least soome "angle"....!! :roll:
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 [#permalink] New post 02 Jul 2004, 12:44
I want to see what the majority of people think, I have an answer but I don't have any idea how the author get to it.
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 [#permalink] New post 02 Jul 2004, 13:43
One thing is for sure, that x>90. So if we had choices where x<90 then could have eliminated those. But that is not the case :)

Even after substituting values into x, I havent reached far ! All seem possible.
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 [#permalink] New post 03 Jul 2004, 10:06
The OA is D. but I don't know how the auther reach it?

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