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the difference of two positive number is 69 the quotient obtained on dividing one by the the other is 4 find the numbers

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  1. x-y = 69
    x/y = 4 ---> x = 4y

    sub into the first:
    4y - y = 69
    3y = 69
    y = 23 , then x = 4(23) = 92

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