# The sum of two numbers is 68. Their difference is 8. Find the numbers. This is what I got. x+y = 88 x-y = 8 is that not right?

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• The sum of two numbers is 68. Their difference is 8. Find the numbers. This is what I got. x+y = 88 x-y = 8 is that not right?

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