algebra

One number is 4 times and then positive number. The sum of the two numbers is 620. Find the two numbers.

  1. 👍
  2. 👎
  3. 👁
  1. Don't you mean:
    "One number is 4 times another positive number"?

    If so, let the smaller number be x.
    4x + x = 5x = 620
    x = 124
    The larger number is 496

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
  2. yes

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
  3. so what are the 2 numbers

    1. 👍
    2. 👎
  4. Read what I wrote. Both numbers are there. x and 4x

    1. 👍
    2. 👎

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. calculus

    Find two positive numbers that satisfy the given requirements: The product is 147 and the sum of the first number plus three times the second number is minimum

  2. Math

    Which statement about the sum of two additive inverses is true? Select all that apply. A. The sum is 1. B. The sum is zero. C. The sum must be a positive number. D. The sum must be a negative number. E. The addends are the same

  3. Math

    1. The sum of a number and 2 is 6 less than twice that number. 2. A rectangular garden has a width that is 8 feet less than twice the length. Find the dimensions if the perimeter is 20 feet. 4. Six times a number is less than 72.

  4. math

    The Sum of 2 positive numbers is 151. The lesser number is 19 more than the square root of the greater number.What is the value of the greater number minus the lesser number? The list of numbers 41,35,30,x,y,15 has a median of 25

  1. math

    While adding ten two-digit numbers the digits of one of the numbers were interchanged. As a result the sum of all the ten numbers increased by a value which was four less than that number. Three times the sum of the digits of the

  2. algebra

    Are the following true or false? 1. The difference of two natural numbers is always a natural number. 2. The sum of two natural numbers is always a natural number. 3. The quotient of two natural numbers is always a natural number.

  3. word problems

    the sum of two numbers is 38. when 8 is added to twice one of the number, the result is 5 times the other number. find the number

  4. Algebra

    One number is 3 times another. If the sum of their reciprocals is 4, find the two numbers. __ 15 this is supposed to be 4 over 15 Let the smaller number be x. The two numbers are then x and 3x. You have only one unknown now. 1/x +

  1. algebra

    One number is 4 times another. If the sum of their reciprocals is 5/36 , find the two numbers. I am total lost on this problem x is a number 4x is another number these should = 5/36 so my equation would be x+4x=5/36 first x i am

  2. URGENTlast question for Math

    Which word phrase can be used to represent the algebraic expression 4(21+n)? 4 plus the sum of 21 and a number n 4 times the product of 21 and a number n*** 4 times the sum of 21 and a number n 4 less than the sum of 21 and a

  3. Algebra

    Word problem: The sum of two numbers is 26.4. One number is five times the other number. Find the numbers. It's probably: x+y=26.4 x=5y But, I could be wrong and I don't know where to go from there.

  4. Algebra

    Find 3 consecutive odd numbers such that the sum of 5 times the smaller number a twice the larger number is 33 more than six times the median number. Do not understand word problems. ..please help

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.