# How do you find the two numbers whose ratio is 3 to 4 and that have a sum of 35?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 26, 2016

The two numbers are

#### Explanation:

Let the two numbers be

[1]

and

[2]

From [1] (assuming this is a meaningful expression:

we have

[3]

Then substituting

[4]

or

[5]

Combining [3] and [5]

[6]