Math
posted by Mo .
Together , Tom and max have 72 football cards. Tom has 2 more than 4 times as many cards as max has. How many football cards does Tom have ?

t+m=72
t = 4m + 2
4m + 2 + m = 72
5m = 70
m = 14
14*4 + 2 = 58> t
Max has 14 cards and Tom has 58.