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The ratio of the number of goats in farm x to the number of goats in farm y was 9:4. After 35 goats were transferred from farm x to farm y,there was an equal number of goats in each farm. how many goats were there in each farm at first?

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  1. Set up equations to solve for
    X=number of goats in farm x,
    Y=number of goats in farm y.

    "The ratio of the number of goats in farm x to the number of goats in farm y was 9:4." =>
    X/Y=9/4 multiply by Y to get:
    X=9Y/4.....................(1)

    "After 35 goats were transferred from farm x to farm y,there was an equal number of goats in each farm." =>
    X-35=Y+35.....................(2)

    Substitute (1) in (2) and solve for Y, hence X.

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  2. 28

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  5. The final answer is 28.

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