# The sum of two numbers is 38 . the smaller number is 16 less than the larger number.

The sum of two numbers is 38 . the smaller number is 16 less than the larger number. what are the numbers?

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1. mcalepcrager says:

Let x be the number mentioned

Two numbers: x, x-16

38 = x + x-16

54 = 2x

X = 27

The numbers are 27, 11

2. Expert says:

dude thats to long figure it

step-by-step explanation:

3. Expert says:

A) for the n row: 22+(n-1)×6therefore,b) 100-22=78that means (n-1)×6=7878÷6=1313+1=1414th row has 100 seats