math
posted by Anonymous .
Terence is looking for two numbers. If he multiplies the first number by three and adds one, he gets the second number. However, the first number is only 1/4 of the second number. What are the two numbers?

3n+1 = m
n = m/4
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3(m/4) +1 = m
3 m + 4 = 4 m
m = 4
n = 1