"Use Stick Ruler To find Degrees:"

If you do not have a protractor handy, you can still find degrees by using your stick ruler, here how:

Open the ruler to 30 inches. Bend the first and second sections of the ruler (at the 6" and 12" marks) so that the 1" mark hits the 23" mark on the ruler. Return the second section so that the level with the rest of the ruler. You now have a 45 degree angle on the first section.
Bend at the same 6" and 12" mars, hitting the 1" mark at differernt numbers for the degree you want: Examples:

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