Posted by Felica on .
question
One number is 12 more than another. The sum of the smaller number and twice the larger number is 39. Find the larger number.

Algebra 1 
Leo,
You should set up some formulas using x and y, x being the smaller number and y being the larger.

Algebra 1 
bobpursley,
N12=M
M+2N=39
Try that M is larger number. 
Algebra 1 
Felica,
Thanks