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area of a certain state (state1) five times the area of another state(state2). If the sum of their area is 6,000,000 square miles, find area of each state

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x+5x = 6million mi^2
x = 1million mi^2

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So, to make sure I understand you,
State 1 is 5million
State 2 is 1million

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