Posted by **Nancy** on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 6:19pm.

The sum of two numbers is 100. One number is four more than three time the other number. What are the last numbers?

- Algebra 2 -
**MathGuru**, Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 6:24pm
x = first number

3x + 4 = second number

Therefore:

x + 3x + 4 = 100

Solve for x.

Don't forget to list both numbers!

- Algebra 2 -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 6:25pm
x + 3x + 4 = 100

4x = 96

x = ?

- Algebra 2 -
**srishti**, Sunday, May 1, 2016 at 10:07am
by transferring 4 to other side

x=96/4

x=24

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