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Anonymous on
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The sum of the distances two hikers walked is 53 mi, and the difference is 25 mi. What are the distances?

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Ms. Sue,
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

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Anonymous,
thx alot!

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Ms. Sue,
You're welcome.

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steve,
JEWS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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steve,
YOURE ALL JEWS!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Anonymous,
herro.