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January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015

Posted by **Jay** on Friday, February 28, 2014 at 10:43pm.

- Algebra -
**Chelle**, Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 2:14amx = larger number

y = smaller number

Equations:

x - y = 11

x/y = 2 + 4/y

Get rid of fractions in second equation by multiplying by y.

y(x/y = 2 + 4/y)

x = 2y + 4 > plug this into the first equation.

Solve for y and then x.

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