Posted by Monica on Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 8:44pm.
The difference between two numbers is 36. The sum of these two numbers is 62. Find the numbers.

math  Ms. Sue, Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 8:50pm
x  y = 36
x + y = 62
x = 36 + y
36 + y + y = 62
2y = 62  36
2y = 26
y = 13
Can you take it from there?

math  Monica, Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 9:04pm
Thank you, Sue! That's awesome!

math  Ms. Sue, Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 9:16pm
You're welcome, Monica. :)
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