# Algebra

posted by
**Frances**
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Select the set of equation that represents the following situation: The sum of two numbers is 52, and their differewnce is two less than the smaller number. What are the two numbers?

2x= 52;52=x+2

x+y=52;y-x=x-2

x+y=52;x-y=2-x

2y=52;52=x-2