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.

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**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?

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

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

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