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The difference between two numbers is 36. The sum of these two numbers is 62. Find the numbers.

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    x - y = 36
    x + y = 62

    x = 36 + y
    36 + y + y = 62
    2y = 62 - 36
    2y = 26
    y = 13

    Can you take it from there?

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    Thank you, Sue! That's awesome!

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    You're welcome, Monica. :-)

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