Writing algebraic equations from word problems
in Algebra 1 Answers by

Your answer

Your name to display (optional):
Privacy: Your email address will only be used for sending these notifications.
Anti-spam verification:
To avoid this verification in future, please log in or register.

1 Answer

Let the integers be a and b, so 2b=3a-13.

Also b-a=2, so b=a+2, and 2(a+2)=3a-13.

2a+4=3a-13, 17=a, therefore the integers are 17 and 19.

by Top Rated User (716k points)

Related questions

Welcome to MathHomeworkAnswers.org, where students, teachers and math enthusiasts can ask and answer any math question. Get help and answers to any math problem including algebra, trigonometry, geometry, calculus, trigonometry, fractions, solving expression, simplifying expressions and more. Get answers to math questions. Help is always 100% free!
84,489 questions
89,397 answers
1,998 comments
8,069 users