Posted by lea on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 6:15pm.
The larger of two numbers in 8 times the smaller. The difference between them is 42. Find the numbers. Write the equations. Find the numbers

algebra 2  Reiny, Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 8:00pm
smaller number  x
larger number  8x
8x  x = 42
7x = 42
x = 6
numbers are 6 and 48

algebra 2  mike, Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 3:43am
the larger of two numbers is three times the smaller number, and their difference id 34. find the two numbers.
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