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anonymous
 4 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.
anonymous
 4 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.

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lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let the greater number be x, and the smaller number be y the greater of to numbers is 1 more than twice the smaller so x = 2y + 1 3 times the greater number exceeds 5 times the smaller by 10 3x = 5y + 10 does that help?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Let x represent the smaller number Let y represent the....damn basa damn

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeupp just follow that attempts were made.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so you add x= 2y + 1 and 3x = 5y + 10

lgbasallote
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no...you use elimination

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no, you perform the elimination or substitution process in which you'll solve for one variable. Then substitute whatever you solved for to get the unknown. Making the equation is all you need to get the answer.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i got it thanks guys! IDK WHO TO MEDAL!

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Aha yes. The order. Oh i dunno just blind pick. I suggest basallote since he answered first
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