# Question #8c23e

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#### Explanation:

You could solve this just by random guessing and checking, but here's another way of going about it that is both concrete and significantly quicker (and will guarantee you good points on your test).

Let's call one of your numbers

So, if these two must sum to equal

And as you can see, it all boils down to what is a trivially simple equation to solve:

Now, to find the other number, we just add 1:

So your two numbers are

Note that you could have also chosen

Hope that helped :)