Two numbers are in the ratio 3:5 and their sum is 96. the larger number is

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Two numbers are in the ratio 3:5 and their sum is 96. the larger number is

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Kennedy 3 weeks 2021-10-04T16:29:22+00:00 2 Answers 0 views 0

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    2021-10-04T16:31:14+00:00

    Answer:

    60

    Step-by-step explanation:

    3x+5x=96, x=12, larger no. is 60

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    2021-10-04T16:31:19+00:00

    Answer:

    let the numbers be x and y.

    x÷ y = 3÷ 5

    3x= 5y

    x = 5y/3

    x + y = 96

    5y / 3 + y = 96

    8y /3 = 96

    y = (96× 3)÷ 8

    y = 36

    x = 96 – y

    x = 60

    so th larger no. is x .

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