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
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math  steve, Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 5:32pm
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math  Anonymous, Friday, November 25, 2016 at 6:19pm
herro.