Ella S.

asked • 05/09/18

Form a system of equations to solve the problem. The sum of two numbers is 12. The difference of the numbers is 5. What is the smaller of the two numbers?

Hey, having an issue with this problem. Hopefully someone can figure it out! Thanks so much!

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Susan C. answered • 05/09/18

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Cheryl K. answered • 05/09/18

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