# Math

posted by
**Julie JAM**
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The sum of two numbers is 44. The second number is 5 more than twice the first. Find the numbers.

x+y=44

2x+5y

Is this correct? So the answer would be 3x + 6y=44?

posted by
**Julie JAM**
.

The sum of two numbers is 44. The second number is 5 more than twice the first. Find the numbers.

x+y=44

2x+5y

Is this correct? So the answer would be 3x + 6y=44?