Posted by Anonymous on Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 5:24pm.
The sum of the distances two hikers walked is 53 mi, and the difference is 25 mi. What are the distances?

math  Ms. Sue, Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 5:35pm
a + b = 53
a  b = 25
a = 53  b
53  b  b = 25
2b = 25  53
b = 28/2
b = 14
a = 53  14
a = 39

math  Anonymous, Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 5:37pm
thx alot!

math  Ms. Sue, Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 5:41pm
You're welcome.

math  steve, Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 5:31pm
JEWS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

math  steve, Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 5:32pm
YOURE ALL JEWS!!!!!!!!!!!!!

math  Anonymous, Friday, November 25, 2016 at 6:19pm
herro.
Answer This Question
Related Questions
 astronomy  A body has four times the mass of the Earth but its radius is two ...
 Math  Edwards walked 3/4 mile from his home to the park .then he walked 2/4 ...
 Science  Y r the distances to the planets given in km, while the distances to ...
 Science  Y r the distances to the planets given in km, while the distances to ...
 math  Eddie walked 3/4 miles from his home to the park then walked 2/4 miles ...
 Algebra  The problem has two related parts 1) let a be an arbitrary real number...
 Algebra  The problem has two related parts 1) let a be an arbitrary real number...
 math  Taxicab Distances Problem. Imagine that the grid lines on a coordinate ...
 Math  Leonard ran 4 miles more than Sheldon ran. The sum of their distances is ...
 Maths  The value of y that minimizes the sum of the two distances from (3,5) to...
More Related Questions