solve the word problem using supplements?

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The measure of the angles supplement is 20 degrees more than three times that of its complement. Find the measure of the angle described.

May 12th, 2015

180 - x - 20 = 3(90 - x) 
160 - x = 270 - 3x 
2x = 110 
x = 55 degrees

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May 12th, 2015

Re writing... sorry its a long questions.

A new cruise ship line has just launched 3 new ships: the Pacific paradise, the Caribbean Paradise, and the mediterranean paradise. . The caribbean paradise has 24 more deluxe staterooms than the pacific paradise. The Mediterranean paradise has 38 fewer deluxe staterooms than four times the number of deluxe staterooms on the pacific paradise. Find the number of deluxe stateroomsfor each of the ships if the total # of staterooms for the 3 ships is 904. 

Pacific =

Caribbean =

Mediterranean =

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