Posted by jennath on Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 11:04am.
300 is divided into 2 parts so that half of one part may be less than other by 48.then the parts are?find the linear equation

matha school.alleppey  kaveri, Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 12:56am
Solution: Let x + y = 300, where x and y are two (parts)numbers
Given, x  y/2 = 48
=> x = 48 + y/2
Hence, 48 + y/2 + y = 300
3y/2 = 252
y = 2 X 252 / 3 = 504 / 3 = 168
x = 300  168 = 132
Hence, the two parts (numbers)are 132 and 168.
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