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The larger of two positive integers is five more than twice the smaller integer. The product of the integers is 52. Find the integers. Must have an algebraic solution.
?I was wondering if you could tell me
Let x stand for one integer and 2x + 5 stand for the other.
The formula you would work with would be:
x(2x+5) = 52
I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.
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