the sum of two numbers is 34 and the difference is 8

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the sum of two numbers is 34 and the difference is 8. 

what is the larger number

what is the smaller number

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Explanation & Answer

x+y=34 and x-y=8

2x=42 so x = 21 and y=13

21 is the larger number and 8 the smaller number

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