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two numbers have a sum of 600,if the smaller number is divided into the larger number,the quotient is 3 and the remainder is 24.what is the larger number?

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L+S=600
L/S=3 + 24/S

L+S=600
L=3S+24

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The product of two numbers is 600 if one number is 30 what is the other number

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