Two numbers are in the ratio 3:5 and their sum is 96. the larger number is Question Two numbers are in the ratio 3:5 and their sum is 96. the larger number is in progress 0 Math Kennedy 3 weeks 2021-10-04T16:29:22+00:00 2021-10-04T16:29:22+00:00 2 Answers 0 views 0

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Answer:60

Step-by-step explanation:3x+5x=96, x=12, larger no. is 60

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 .