# The sum of two number is 11 their diffrence is 5. what is the number?

##### 1 Answer

The answer to this problem is the two numbers

#### Explanation:

The reason for this is because you have two unknowns, or variables, that add up to

So, we can deduce that the equation would be

Solving this would result in first adding five to both sides so that

and dividing both sides by two

So now we have the first term, and for the second term, you can do one of two things.

The first, understand that

The second way would be to plug it back into the equation so that

Subtract