# Dorothy is thinking of two numbers. The sum of the numbers is 40 and the difference is 6. write a system of equations and use elimination method to find the two numbers

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1. ## algebra

Dorothy is thinking of two numbers. The sum of the numbers is 40 and the difference is 6. write a system of equations and use elimination method to find the two numbers.
2. ## Algrebra-Systems of Equations

Kasey is thinking of 2 munbers. The sum of the two numbers is -18. Their difference is 38. Write a system of equations that can be used to find the numbers.
3. ## Algrebra-Systems of Equations

Kasey is thinking of 2 munbers. The sum of the two numbers is -18. Their difference is 38. Write a system of equations that can be used to find the numbers.
4. ## algebra

The sum of two numbers is 82. Their difference is 24. Choose the system of equations that describes this situation. Solve by elimination to find the two numbers.
5. ## Math

the sum of two numbers is 30. the difference of their squares is 180. find the two numbers by elimination method
6. ## Int Algebra

The difference of two numbers is 7. The sum of the numbers is -1. What are the numbers? I've come up with the following equations: x-y=7 and x+y=-1. I can't seem to solve because there are no numbers on the left side of the equations. Any thoughts? Let's
7. ## geometry

The perimeter of a rectangle of two numbers. The sum of the numbers is 163, and their difference is 33. Write two equations that would be used to solve the system
8. ## algebra

The sum of two numbers is 30 and their difference is 2. Find the two numbers by writing and solving a system of equations.
9. ## Algebra

The sum of two numbers is 30 and their difference is 2. Find the two numbers by writing and solving a system of equations.
10. ## Int Algebra

The difference of two numbers is 7. The sum of the numbers is -1. What are the numbers? I've come up with two equations: x-y=7 and x+y=-1 but don't know what to figure it out from there since there are no numbers on the left side of the equation to work
11. ## math

The difference between two numbers is 3. Eight times the larger number is 10 times the smaller number. Write a system of equations describing the given conditions. Then solve the system by the substitution method and find the two numbers.
12. ## mathematics-Algebra

I think of two whole numbers;the product of the average of the sum and difference of the numbers and the difference of the sum and difference of the numbers is 12.if three times the first added to the second makes up 11..find the two numbers please show

Can you write them in Mathematical/numbers form I'll solve them myself. i don't really get it though i have written the first one in mathematical for but i'm not sure if that's right. 1. When six is subtracted from five times a certain number, the result
14. ## Reiny! Reiny! Reiny! Answer Check and HW Help!

Translate to a system of equations and solve: 1) The sum of two numbers is 36. One number is 2 more than the other. Find the numbers. Answer: (17,19) 2) Find two numbers whose sum is 66 and whose difference is 18. Answer: (37,29) These ones I am not sure
15. ## Math

"Two numbers have a sum of 15 and a difference of 7. What are the two numbers?" A word problem using system of equations and I'm pretty lost an help?
16. ## algebra 2

The larger of two numbers in 8 times the smaller. The difference between them is 42. Find the numbers. Write the equations. Find the numbers
17. ## Math

the sum of two numbers is 27. one number is 3 more than the other number. write and solve a system of equations to find the two numbers. i understand the first equation but i don't know the other one.
18. ## need help in math,

Translate to a system of equations and solve using the addition method. The sum of two numbers is88. The difference is 22.Find the numbers? My answer: I started but i think that i am wrong. x + y = 88 y = -x +88 y = -1x + 88 now once i substituted x -1x +
19. ## Algebra

The sum of two numbers is 19, and their difference is 55. What are the two numbers? Solving systems using elimination
20. ## Math

I have two numbers that have a sum of 16 and a difference of 3. By forming two equations and solving them find the two numbers.
21. ## math

the sum of a numbers is 15 and their difference is 4. form a pair of simultaneous equations and solve to find the numbers.
22. ## maths

The difference between 2 positive numbers, x and y where x > y, is 7 and the sum of their squares is 137. By forming 2 equations in x and y, find the product of these 2 numbers.

1. The sum of the squares of two numbers is 74 and the difference of their squares is 24. a) What system of equations models this situation? b) What are the two numbers? 2. For what value of b will the line y= -2x+b be tangent to the parabola y=3x^2+4x-1?
24. ## math

Write two mixed numbers so that all rules are applied: 1. One number is larger than the other by 4 2/3 2. The difference of the numbers is equal to the smaller number. 3. The sum of the numbers is natural number. What are the numbers?
25. ## Math - Algebra

The sum of two numbers is 25. Twice the second plus 4 is equal to the first. Find the numbers. The difference of two numbers is 42. Thrice the first 4 more than the second. Find the numbers.
26. ## maths --plse help me..

When the greater of the two numbers increased by 1 divides the sum of the numbers the result is3/2 .when the difference of these numbers is divide by the smaller ,the result is 1/2 .find the numbers
27. ## Java programming

Need help here how to do this program write the definition of a method that takes as input three numbers and returns the sum of the first two numbers multiplied by the third number (Assume that the three numbers are of type double.) can anyone help me show
28. ## algebra

1 Solve the set of linear equations by the matrix method : a+3b+2c=3 , 2a-b-3c= -8, 5a+2b+c=9. Sove for a 2 4 7 3 2 Solve the set of linear equations by Guassian elimination method : a+2b+3c=5, 3a-b+2c=8, 4a-6b-4c=-2. Find a 1 4 5 -1 3 Solve the set of

I NEED THESE IN ALGEBRAIC EXPRESSION!! The larger of two sums is 12 more than the smaller. Their sum is 84.Find the numbers. The sum of two numbers is 45. The first is 9 less than the second.Find the numbers. The second of two numbers is 5 more than twice
30. ## math-word problems with quadratics

I have 5 questions... 1) The sum of two numbers is 12. Their product is 36. Find the two numbers. 2) The sum of two numbers is -15. Their product is -100. Find the two numbers. 3) The sum of two numbers is -8. Their product is 12. Find the two numbers. 4)
31. ## Algebra

Write a system of equations to model the problem and solve the system: The sum of two numbers is 156. What number is 28 more than the second number. What are the numbers?
32. ## Algebra

Write a system of equations to model the problem and solve the system: The sum of two numbers is 156. What number is 28 more than the second number. What are the numbers?
33. ## College algebra

system of linear equation The sum of 3 numbers is 14 the largest is 4 times the smallest the sum of the smallest and twice the largest is 18 what are the 3 numbers? show work? A. how many unknowns you have? -how many equations need to be solve for that
34. ## Math

A Quadratic Word Problem. The difference between two positive numbers is 3. The sum of the squares of the numbers is 89. Find the numbers.
35. ## MATH

system of linear equation The sum of 3 numbers is 14 the largest is 4 times the smallest the sum of the smallest and twice the largest is 18 what are the 3 numbers? show work? A. how many unknowns you have? -how many equations need to be solve for that

Sven is thinking of two numbers. The sum is 12. The difference is 4. What are the two numbers?
37. ## math

the difference between the sum of the two numbers and the difference of the two numbers is 6.Find the larger of the two numbers if their product is 15
38. ## math

Sum of 2 numbers =14 Difference of the numbers =40 Find the numbers. What is their difference?(show work)
39. ## math

Sven is thinking if two numbers. The sum is 12 . The difference is 4. What are the two numbers
40. ## Math riddle

nine odd numbers have a sum of 243.find the sum of the first and last numbers in a set of numbers. hint:if three numbers when added equals twelve then represent it by adding n+()n+1.
41. ## Math riddle

nine odd numbers have a sum of 243.find the sum of the first and last numbers in a set of numbers. hint:if three numbers when added equals twelve then represent it by adding n+()n+1. no one cares...durrr....
42. ## algebra

Select the set of equations that represents the following situation: The sum of two numbers is 36, and their difference is nine more than the smaller number. What are the two numbers?
43. ## Algebra

The sum of two numbers is 83. The difference of the two numbers is 24. Find the two numbers.
44. ## math

The sum of two numbers is 24. The difference of the numbers is 16. Find the numbers. This is what I have so far: x+y-16=24
45. ## math

The difference between two numbers is 36. The sum of these two numbers is 62. Find the numbers.
46. ## math

the sum of 2 different numbers is 42. the difference of the same 2 numbers is 12. find the 2 numbers.
47. ## Algebra

The sum of two numbers is 83. The difference of the two numbers is 24. Find the two numbers.
48. ## math

I am thinking of 3 different whole numbers which have a product of 36. 5 more than the sum of the 3 numbers is a perfect square. what is the sum of my 3 numbers?
49. ## math URGENT!!!!

i have a list of 5 different numbers. the sum of 2 of the numbers is 0. the sum of 2 of the numbers is 1. the sum of 2 of the numbers is 2. the sum of 2 of the numbers is 3. the sum of 2 of the numbers is 4.the sum of 2 of the numbers is 5.the sum of 2 of
50. ## math

The sum of three consecutive whole numbers is 96.If the lowest number is y then: a)write down an expression for the other two numbers in terms of y. b)write down an equation involving y. c)find y and hence find the other two numbers.
51. ## math

the sum of two numbers is 60. their difference is 6. construct a system of equations and algebraically find the value of the smaller number.
52. ## Integers

Suppose a1, a2, . . . , an is a list of n numbers with the following properties: The sum of those n numbers is 500. The sum of the smallest three of those numbers is 48. The sum of the largest two of those numbers is 35. (Note: There might be some
53. ## Algebra 2

The sum of a few numbers if 30, the first number is 2 less than the second, and the third is 4 less than the first. What are the order of numbers and what are the numbers? This is a post by one of my classmates that I'm supposed to solve. I'm probably
54. ## math word problem

can someone help me solve this? not just an answer but a method of solving cause im having a hard time grasping this. Three times the larger of two numbers is equal to four times the smaller. The sum of the numbers is 21. Find the numbers.
55. ## Math

four times the difference or two posotive integer numbers is equal to half the sum of the numbers. If one of the numbers is 14, what is the other number? I just cant get this can anyone help me?
56. ## algebra

The sum of the two numbers is 71. One of the numbers is 24 less than four times the other number. What are the two numbers I am thinking of?
57. ## Math Reasoning

the sum of 2 odd number is 42 they are both prime numbers and the difference of the two numbers is 16 what are the 2 numbers? A. 20 and 22 B. 17 and 25 C. 9 and 33 D. 13 and 29
58. ## maths

he sum of two numbers is 15 the sum of the squares of the same two numbers is 172 fined the difference between the two numbers
59. ## Perry

The sum of two numbers is 15 the sum of the squares of the same two numbers is 172 fined the difference between the two numbers
60. ## Math

Which expression is equivalent to (-2)(a+6)? -2a+6 2a+12*** -2a-12 -2a+12 To which subsets of real numbers does the number -22 belong? Choose all that apply. Whole numbers*** rational numbers integers*** irrational numbers "6 times the difference of b and
61. ## Math

1,6,3,7,9,4,5,7=17 only plus or minus can be out in between the numbers and they must stay in the order shown EX. 1-6+3-7+9-4+5+7=17 It must equal 17 Here's a hint. Add all the numbers up first, then see what number needs to be subtracted in order to get
62. ## Math

Suppose you have two numbers. The difference of the two numbers is 12. The product of the two numbers is 17. Multiply the larger of the two numbers by 100, add 50 times the smaller number to that, round the total to the nearest whole number. That starts
63. ## math

problem> mystery numbers: Bob is thinking of 2 numbers their sum is 26. their product is 165. what numbers is bob thinking about?
64. ## algebra

production of two numbers is 19951 and sum of those two numbers is 280 (x+y=280).Without assigned those numbers find difference between them (x-y=?)
65. ## Maths

The sum of 2 numbers is 32.when 5 subtracted from 4 times 1 of the numbers,the result is 8 times the other number.find the difference between the 2 numbers.
66. ## Algebra

kaylin throws two dice. the difference in face value between the two dice is three, and the product of the numbers thrown is equal to twice the sum of two numbers. Write and solve an algebraic equation that finds the numbers kaylin threw.
67. ## 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. 4. The difference of two
68. ## maths

One number is greater than another by 4, their sum is 32. What are the two numbers? Write a function which could solve this for any two numbers (x and y) with any difference between them.​
69. ## arithmetic

1. The first and last term of an A.P are, a and l respectively, show that the sum of nth term from the beginning and nth term from the end is a + l. 2. If mth term of an A.P be 1/n and nth term be 1/m, then show that its mnth term is 1. 3. The sum of four
70. ## arithmetic

1. The first and last term of an A.P are, a and l respectively, show that the sum of nth term from the beginning and nth term from the end is a + l. 2. If mth term of an A.P be 1/n and nth term be 1/m, then show that its mnth term is 1. 3. The sum of four
71. ## Math

Thinking of two whole numbers. The product of the two numbers is 28. Their difference is 3. What are the numbers?

The sum of two numbers is 16. The difference between the two numbers is 2. What are the two numbers ?
73. ## Algebra

three numbers are such that the second is the difference of three times the first and 6 while the third is the sum of 2 and 2/3 the second. The sum of the three numbers is 172. Find the largest number.
74. ## math

kathyrn is thinking of four numbers from 1 through 9 with a sum of 18 find the numbers. this is the questions to the answer above.
75. ## Math

The sum of two numbers is five. The sum of the squares of the two numbers is thirteen. Find the two numbers. (Enter your answers as a comma-separated list.)
76. ## math

the lcm of two numbers is 30 the difference between the 2 numbers is 5 and their sum is 25 what are the 2 numbers please help
77. ## Math

The sum of two numbers is 12. The difference of the same two numbers is 24. What is the larger of the two numbers?
78. ## algebra

jordan has two numbers that have the sum of 64. those same two numbers have a difference of 42. what are the numbers?

1.Tasha believes that she can rewrite the difference 120-36 as a product of the GCF of the two numbers and another difference.Is she correct?Explain your answer. 2.Explain how to find the GCF of three numbers 3.Xiao's teacher asked him to rewrite the sum
80. ## Math

Jabari is thinking of three numbers. The greatest number is twice as big as the least number. The middle number is three more than the least number. The sum of the three numbers is 75. Find the numbers.
81. ## math

You have 2 digits, 2 numbers, reverse digits and 54 if the difference and the sum of all is 10 I'm not clear what you're asking, could you clarify what the conditions are for us please? My grandson came home with the problem that he wrote out on a piece of
82. ## Math

The sum of two numbers is 9.twice their product gives 40.find the numbers. One number exceeds another by 4.the sum of their square is 208. What are the numbers. The area of a rectangular field is 108square .the perimeter is 42. Find the length.
83. ## lgebra

The sum of three consecutive natural numbers is 963, find the numbers. (A) First, write out an equation that models the relationship between these three numbers: x + ____ +______ = 963 2nd number 3rd number (B) Now, simplify the left side of your equation:
84. ## math

luke is thinking of two numbers whose sum is 14 and whose difference is 6. what numbers is luke thinking of?
85. ## Algebra

the sum of two numbers is 18. The difference between three times the lesser number and the greater number is 10. A)define variables and formulate a system of equations from this situation B)solve your system of equations algebraically and find the greater
86. ## math

The sum of two numbers exceeds thrice the smaller by 2.if the difference between them is 19,find the numbers
87. ## Math

translate to an equation: and then solve The sum of two numbers is -4 and their difference is -10. Find the numbers.
88. ## Math

The sum of two numbers is twice their difference. The larger number is 6 more than twice the smaller. Find the two numbers.
89. ## Algebra

The difference of two numbers is 96 and their sum is 300. Find the numbers. What is the answer for that?
90. ## algebra word problem

the difference between 2 numbers is 24. find the numbers if their sum is 88
91. ## maths

If the sum of the cubes of two numbers is 72 and the difference of their squres is 12. Find the numbers.
92. ## math

What is the formula and the answer of; Two numbers are in the ratio of 4:7 if the difference between the two number is 48 find the sum of two numbers.
93. ## math

Find the difference between the sum of even numbers between 100 and 110 and the product of prime numbers between 20 and 30. #anyone to help me out
94. ## Technology

1. What function would you use to find the mean in a microsoft(R) excel document A. ROUND B. AVERAGE •• C. SUM D. HYPERLINK 2. What is the first thing you should do to find the mean and range of data? A. put the numbers in order from least to greatest
95. ## Education and technology

1. What function would you use to find the mean in a microsoft(R) excel document a=ROUND b=AVERAGE c=SUM d=HYPERLINK 2. What is the first thing you should do to find the mean and range of data? a=put the numbers in order from least to greatest b=count the
96. ## technoligy

1. What function would you use to find the mean in a microsoft(R) excel document a=ROUND b=AVERAGE c=SUM d=HYPERLINK 2. What is the first thing you should do to find the mean and range of data? a=put the numbers in order from least to greatest b=count the
97. ## technoligy

1. What function would you use to find the mean in a microsoft(R) excel document a=ROUND b=AVERAGE c=SUM d=HYPERLINK 2. What is the first thing you should do to find the mean and range of data? a=put the numbers in order from least to greatest b=count the
98. ## technoligy

1. What function would you use to find the mean in a microsoft(R) excel document a=ROUND b=AVERAGE c=SUM d=HYPERLINK 2. What is the first thing you should do to find the mean and range of data? a=put the numbers in order from least to greatest b=count the
99. ## bubba

Find the GCF of the numbers using an appropriate method. 240, 10,000, and 4500 Find the prime factorization of the number, and write it in exponent form. 670 Find the LCM for the given numbers by an appropriate method. 24, 54, and 27
100. ## math

Find the GCF of the numbers using an appropriate method. 240, 10,000, and 4500 Find the prime factorization of the number, and write it in exponent form. 670 Find the LCM for the given numbers by an appropriate method. 24, 54, and 27