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A number is four times another number. When the numbers are added, their sum is 40. What are the numbers.

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  1. anonymous
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    8 and 32

  2. anonymous
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    lol, dhat will explain it ^_^

  3. anonymous
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    I thought it was wanting me to turn it into a equations. Idk what I was doing.

  4. anonymous
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    lol yes you can

  5. anonymous
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    lets say the numbers are x and y. suppose y is 4 times x, then y = 4x their sum is 40 x+y = 40, so x+4x = 40, so x = 40/5 = 8

  6. anonymous
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    a number (x) is (=) 4 times (x) another number(y) x = 4y ^_^, jut like dhat said

  7. anonymous
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    lol, i flipped them, but same scenario :)

  8. anonymous
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    lol yeah. tag! you're it!

  9. anonymous
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    did you get it Meghan? ^_^

  10. anonymous
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    LOL! it's been a while since I have last played tag

  11. anonymous
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    heh. but seriously , Meghan, did you understand what happened there?

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    give her a moment lol =P

  13. anonymous
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    yep

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    good ^_^

  15. anonymous
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    alright, good.

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