Mathematics

# ted has 98 pounds and tom has 64 pounds how much must ted give to tom so they each have the same amount ?

#### aowens97

2 years ago

Ted has 98 pounds and tom has 64 pounds so tom has (98-64) 34 pounds more than ted. So he can share 34 pounds with Tom to make equal.

#### millie9474

2 years ago

First find the average of the two;
$\frac{98+64}{2}$
=$\frac{162}{2}$
=81
Ted should give out;
=98-81
=17