# Two times a number plus three times another number equals 13.The sum of the two numbers is 7.What are the numbers?

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May 9, 2018

The two numbers are

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Let

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May 9, 2018

The numbers are

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You can solve this by using

But we know the relationship between the two numbers (they add to

Let one number be

Write an expression for "Two times one number plus three times the other number:"

Make an equation: The sum is equal to

If one number is

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