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The ratio of two numbers is 7 to 5. The sum of the numbers is 24. What are the numbers?



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timo86m
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x+y=24,
x/y=7/5
Solve system of equations i guess. BUt not sure.

breja
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okay thanks timo

binary3i
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let the no be X and Y
so X/Y = 7/5
X+Y=24
so X=7Y/5 substitute it in the equation
Y+ 7Y/5 =24
Y=10
and get the X
X=14

breja
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thank you soo much @binary3i

timo86m
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x = 14, y = 10

breja
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yes!!! thank you guys for helping me out i appreciate that :)

RadEn
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i was use stupid way :)
7/5 = 14/10
because 14+10=24, so the first number is 14 and the other be 10

breja
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its okay @RadEn you mtried thanks for thank fan me guys!! <3

breja
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*tried

binary3i
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@RadEn its not stupid way.
its trial and error method

RadEn
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lol, just kidding man :)