# math word problem

posted by
**chong**
.

the difference between two numbers is 55. four times the smaller number plus 5 times the larger number is 176. what are the numbers?

L-S=55

4S+5L=176

solve by substution.

posted by
**chong**
.

the difference between two numbers is 55. four times the smaller number plus 5 times the larger number is 176. what are the numbers?

L-S=55

4S+5L=176

solve by substution.