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if the sum of the diameters of two circles is 28 inches one circle has a diameter that is 8 inches longer than the diameter of the other what are the diameters of the two circles

  • diameter -

    x + x + 8 = 28
    2x = 20
    x = 10

    x = diameter of the smaller circle

  • diameter -

    x = diameter of 1 circle
    x + 8 = diameter of 2nd circle

    x + x + 8 = 28
    2x + 8 = 28

    Solve for x

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