• anonymous
A student opens a mathematics book to two facing pages. The product of the page number is 812. Find the First and Second page numbers.
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  • saifoo.khan
28, 29
  • campbell_st
this is what you know... let 1st page be x, then the 2nd page is x + 1 the product is \[x \times (x +1) = 812\] then solve the quadratic....
  • campbell_st
only take the positive solution as the page numbers can't be negative

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