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The number y is 2 more than 4 times another number x. Their sum is 39. Find x and y.

 Sep 7, 2021
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y = 2+ 4x

 

2+4x       +        x      =    39

5x = 37

x = 37/5                y =    2 + 4 * 37/5 = 158/5                reduce/simplify as needed.....

 Sep 7, 2021

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