obtuse angle

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an angle between 90 and 180 degrees

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Discuss how the size of a reflex angle can be determined by measuring an acute angle or an obtuse angle and subtracting from 360[degrees], and how the size of an obtuse angle can be determined by finding an acute angle and subtracting from 180[degrees].
7232541 2007) forms a projecting ridge around the outside of the tray with a corresponding undercut that bends the ridge inward at an obtuse angle.
Swerving can create a situation where the front wheel and tire on the car can impact the edge of the pothole at an obtuse angle, which might do more damage than hitting it squarely.
It's a simple equation, a geometric progression opposed to an obtuse angle.
Venus, your sophisticated ruling planet, gets into an obtuse angle with the censorious Saturn.
He who knows his isosceles triangle from his obtuse angle is a rare beast indeed.
But if you slice the water at a more obtuse angle, it slices into the water gradually, reducing the impact.
If the perpendicular line is inclined towards B, it will form an acute angle on one side and an obtuse angle on the other.
It becomes an obtuse angle, and it's bowed outward like a little dome," Dr.
This was shortly followed by two cottage-like stone structures set on two sides of a courtyard, but at an obtuse angle, their orientation seemingly influenced by the alignment of the adjacent early `military ditch'.
But I rang her later and said: 'Kylie, I know this is coming from a bit of an obtuse angle, but do you fancy a good sex session tonight?