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bhruifafn
 4 years ago
the difference between two numbers is 4. three times the smaller number minus four times the larger is 28.. what are the numbers?
bhruifafn
 4 years ago
the difference between two numbers is 4. three times the smaller number minus four times the larger is 28.. what are the numbers?

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Tomas.A
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x  first number, y  second number \[\begin{cases}xy=4\\3y4x=28\end{cases}\] I hope you can do it yourself now x=16 y=12

aroub
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2The first number: x ==> smaller number The second number: x+4 ==> larger number =>3(x)4(x+4)=28 =>3x4x16=28 =>3x4x=1628 =>x=12 =>x=12 The number are: 12,16 :D

sheg
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i feel i had told u ld u the answer

bhruifafn
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.012,16 are not possible answers and i typed the qestion exactly as it reads. answers are, 5,9 8,12 7,11 6,10

ktklown
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the problem you typed is definitely 12 and 16, maybe you typed it wrong?

bhruifafn
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0nope, read it word for word

ktklown
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well, try plugging 12 and 16 into the problem you typed and you'll see they work correctly

sheg
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0where from u got this question

bhruifafn
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think answers are wrong
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