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anonymous
 one year ago
The sum of two numbers is 42. The larger number is 8 more than the smaller number. what are the numbers?
anonymous
 one year ago
The sum of two numbers is 42. The larger number is 8 more than the smaller number. what are the numbers?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0actually needa learn this 😭

Compassionate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2x + y = 42, right? The larger number is 8 more than the smaller number (42  larger number) = smaller number Now, the larger number is 8 more than the smaller number (42  larger number) = smaller number + 8 (42  x) = y + 8

Compassionate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2I'm not your work horse. You solve it or ask for help on how to solve it.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im not telling you to do it? im asking i solve that? and thats the answer?

Compassionate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2I must go. @Hero can help you

Compassionate
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2You need to isolate x and y then plugin their repsective terms

Hero
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes, you can solve it @mattrobakk

Hero
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1but define the variables properly Let x be the smaller and y be the larger number. Then x+y=42 y= x+8

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Solve it as a system of 2 equations, perhaps

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0get it to y=x+8 and then?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thanks a bunch!! have one more hard question ...can you guys stay and help?
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