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Grade 6 • 23d

math strategy how to find in 3 sec. two numbers that when we add them we get 433 and when we subtract them it is 39 (the two exact numbers)

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    Team Alloprof • 23d

    Hi EfficientDiamond,

    Thanks for your question!

    Quite frankly, I have no idea how to find those two numbers in 3 seconds. I don't think that there is a 3 seconds strategy to find those numbers. You could find them with algebra (which would take more than 3 seconds), but it would exceed a primary 6th year level.

    Don't hesitate to reach out again if needed:)

    Kylan

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