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anonymous
 5 years ago
one number is 4 times as large as another.When the smaller is decreased by 2 it is 14 less than the larger number. what are the 2 numbers?
anonymous
 5 years ago
one number is 4 times as large as another.When the smaller is decreased by 2 it is 14 less than the larger number. what are the 2 numbers?

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radar
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x=smaller number 4x=larger number x2 =smaller number decreased by 2 4x14=larger number less 14 x2=4x14 given in the problem info. x4x=14+2 3x=12 x=4 smaller number 4x=16 larger number
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