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 2 years ago
the difference of two numbers is 1 and the sum of their squares is 41, find the numbers
 2 years ago
the difference of two numbers is 1 and the sum of their squares is 41, find the numbers

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chaguanas
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You have to translate the words into math symbols.

eli123
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0and the exponents have to give me 41

chaguanas
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0For your first response, it would be better if you use a different variable for each number rather than x and x.

chaguanas
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You are pretty good at this. You need to do the same thing for the second part.

eli123
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what would the answer be

tamtoan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if your variables are x and y, how do you write the sum of their square ?

tamtoan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if the variable is x, the square of that variable is \[x^{2}\] likewise with the other variable ...and the sum of both is ? ...try to write that expression

tamtoan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the sum, not the difference ...and the sum of them is 41..do that again ?

tamtoan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0where do you get 4 and 5 ?

eli123
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0five minus four is 1 and 4^2+5^2 is 41

tamtoan
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that's guessing, you guess right, but it's not the way to solve :) you have to write a system of 2 equations and try to solve it.
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