# Algebra 1

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One number is 12 more than another. The sum of the smaller number and twice the larger number is 39. Find the larger number.

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You should set up some formulas using x and y, x being the smaller number and y being the larger.

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N-12=M
M+2N=39

Try that M is larger number.

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Thanks

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