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xokatexo

  • 3 years ago

The greater of to numbers is 1 more than twice the smaller. 3 times the greater number exceeds 5 times the smaller by 10. I just need the equation THANKS

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  1. Doman
    • 3 years ago
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    y is greater number x is lesser number

  2. Doman
    • 3 years ago
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    y=2x + 1 (first statement)

  3. ujjwal
    • 3 years ago
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    Let the smaller number be x and greater be y Now y=2x+1 3y=5x+10

  4. ujjwal
    • 3 years ago
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    ^^ those are the two equations!

  5. ujjwal
    • 3 years ago
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    Solve them! And you just said, you only need the equations!

  6. ujjwal
    • 3 years ago
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    Substitute the value of y from 1st equation in second equation!

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