Posted by Anonymous on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 11:43pm.
the sum of two numbers is 42 their prodcut is 185 what are the two numbers. Need to know how to get the answers for a 5th grader

math  Steve, Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 12:14am
first, find the factors of 185: 5,37
since these are the only two factors, and they add to 42, we're done.

math  Reiny, Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 7:32am
Had already been answered
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