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Suppose that the sum of two whole numbers is 8, and the sum of their reciprocals is 2/3. Find the numbers.
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Suppose that the sum of two whole numbers is 8, and the sum of their reciprocals is 2/3. Find the numbers.
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thank you!! can you help me with 2 other questions just li ke this?
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Suppose that the sum of two numbers is 16, and the sum of their squares is 178. Find the numbers.
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it was right! ok, and the last question is just like this  Find two numbers such that their sum is 12 and their product is 26.
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Yep. It says it exactly.
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it might not be a whole number, if that helps. It might not be, but I'm not sure.
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it's definitely not a whole number
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wait i got it hold on
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zhiyuan3yu5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
6+sqrt(10) is one of the numbers, the other one you just do 12(6+sqrt(10))
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which number is smaller and which is larger, btw?
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the numbers i gave up add up to 12 and multiply to 26...
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which number is smaller and which number is bigger again?
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6+sqrt(10) is bigger
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ok, that it now says that 6+sqrt(10) is correct, but the other one is still wrong
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the only clue I have is that the other answer is a smaller value
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zhiyuan3yu5Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you just do 12(6+sqrt(10)). which is 6sqrt(10)
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oh ok. I originally put in the whole 12  6
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thank you so much!! you helped me majorly.
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I already gave you best answer + became a fan. would you want anything else?
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answer my physics question
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http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/50a042d3e4b0e22d17eeb53d
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Well.. i don't know anything about physics..
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its ok i was kidding
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I have other questions I was going to post in another post.. I definitely understand if you don't want to help anymore, but if you aren't doing anything or won't mind, can I ask more questions?
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i'll see what i can do
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The length of a rectangular floor is 3 meters less than three times its width. If a diagonal of the rectangle is 13 meters, find the length and width of the floor.
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I have 1 just like this, and then other problems that are similar but not the same general type of problem
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The perimeter of a rectangle is 44 inches, and its area is 120 square inches. Find the length and width of the rectangle.
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length is 12 width is 10
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It was right! I have 4 more problems, and its perfectly fine if you dont want to help with all of them. I'm already grateful.
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Set up an equation and solve the problem. Larry's time to travel 357 miles is 3 hours more than Terrell's time to travel 212 miles. Terrell drove 2 miles per hour faster than Larry. How fast did each one travel?
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