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keijiaveante86
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i am stuck heres the question; the product of 2 numbers is 144 and their difference is 10 what is the su of the 2 numbers if you can help Thanks¡

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blessinglovesgo

Well using guess and check I got 8 x 18, and that also equals 10 when subtracted, hope this helps ! :D

armmermom2x

Xy=144 x-y=10 x=144/y Y-10=144/y y2-10y=144 y2-10y+25=169 (y-5)square=169 (y-5)=13      Y-5=-13 y=18   Y=-8

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