Posted by Jessica on Sunday, October 22, 2006 at 12:22pm.
Can someone please help me write this statement out in formula form. There should be two formulas.
Question....
Three times the larger of two numbers is equal to four times the smaller. The sum of the numbers is 21. Find the numbers.
If we let X = larger number
and Y = smaller number, then
X + Y = 21
3X = 4Y
Thank you.
Three times the larger of two numbers is equal to four times the smaller. The sum of the numbers is 21. Find the numbers.
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Math  DrBob222, Sunday, October 22, 2006 at 12:29pm
If we let X = larger number
and Y = smaller number, then
X + Y = 21
3X = 4Y
12 and 9

Math  Iyalla Hart, Monday, January 4, 2016 at 7:52am
Two numbers are in the ratio of 7:9, the smaller is 42, what is the larger?

Math  okiki, Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 10:42am
54

Math  lina, Friday, April 15, 2016 at 11:30am
The sum of two numbers is
63
. The smaller number is
9
less than the larger number. What are the numbers?

Math  Batman, Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 12:53pm
I have no clue
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