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Liyah_12

  • 3 years ago

What two Numbers can you add to get 52 and subtract and get 22?

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  1. hba
    • 3 years ago
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    Let the two numbers be x and y x+y=52 x-y=22 Now solve for x and y :)

  2. slaaibak
    • 3 years ago
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    x + y = 52 x - y = 22 adding both equations: 2x = 74 x = 37 substituting 37 in the first equation in x: 37 + y = 52 y = 15 testing: 37 + 15 = 52 37 - 15 = 22 it works. so it's 37 and 15.

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