Math/Algebra

A student opens a mathematics book to two facing pages. The product of the page number is 420. Find the page numbers.

The first page is ____

The second page is ____

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  1. Here's a hint: the square root of 420 is 20.49

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  2. Ms. Sue...I understand how to get the sqrt of 420, but after that I get lost. So what you typed is not making sense in my head ..ughhh

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  3. What do you get when you multiply 20 * 21?

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  4. 420, so more or less I would have had to have found 2 numbers that equaled 420 when multiplied (which product means multiply 2 numbers)correct?

    So my first page would be 20
    Second page would be 21

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  5. Right.

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  6. Thank you very much for your help. I appreciate it very much!

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  7. You're very welcome.

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  8. Blaze it

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