Mathematics

# Two numbers add to 251 and the second is 41 bigger then the first. what are the two numbers?

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#### lyssie11234

4 years ago

$\left\{\begin{array}{ccc}x+y=251\\y=x+41\end{array}\right\\\\substitute:\\\\x+x+41=251\\2x+41=251\ \ \ \ /-41\\2x=210\ \ \ /:2\\x=105\\\\y=105+41=146\\\\Answer:105\ and\ 146.$