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two numbers are in the ratio 2:5. If 6 is added to each, the resulting numbers are in the ratio 1:2. Find the numbers whose ratio is 2:5.

two numbers are in the ratio 2:5. If 6 is added to each, the resulting numbers are in the ratio 1:2. Find the numbers whose ratio is 2:5.

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(2x + 6) / (5x + 6) = 1/2
 
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