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The difference between two numbers is 9. The sum of twice the larger number and three times the smaller number is 33. find the two numbers.

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  1. anonymous
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    Let x represent the larger number and y represent the smaller number. Based on the information given, you can set up a system of equations: \[x-y=9\]and\[2x+3y=33\]Do you know how to solve this system of equations?

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    yes

  3. anonymous
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    Well then, solve the system of equations to find the values of x and y.

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