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

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**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.

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

http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1352951146

Always check back to see if a question has been answered before reposting it.

That way unnecessary duplication of solutions can be avoided.

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