Need geometry help please?

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Oct 28th, 2015

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Since these two triangles are similar, we know that their corresponding angles have to be congruent. 

Because of this, we know that angle K has to be equal to angle T;  that is 110 = 2x - 14

Solving, we get:  124 = 2x;  x = 62.

We can find the measure of angle W by using the fact that all the angles of a triangle have to add up to 180 degrees.  Therefore, angle W has to be 30 degrees.   Angle W corresponds to angle B.  So, y = 30.  

This is choice B.

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Oct 28th, 2015

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