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Homework Help: mathhh

Posted by anonymous on Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at 4:20pm.

one number is 2 more than 3 times another . their sum is 22 . find the number

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• mathhh - Reiny, Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at 4:34pm

fist no. -- x
2nd no. -- 3x+2

3x+2 + x = 22
4x = 20
x = 5

so one is 5, the other 17

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