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the teacher accendentally reversed the digits if a test scored and shorted a student 36 points. SHe told the students that the sum of tha digits was 14. what was the actual score on the test?

i need two equations

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  1. Look at and study my reply to Astrid several posts below this one.

    His question was almost the same as yours.

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  2. So what would be the two equations? would it be x+y=14 and -x+y=4?

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  3. Yes, solve them to get marks of 59 and 95

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  4. Ok, thank you so much!

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