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One number is 2 more than 3 times another. Their sum is 22. Find the numbers?

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3X + (X + 2) = 22

4X + 2 = 22

4X = 20

X = 5

====== 3 * 5 = 15 + 2 = 17

(5, 17)

======Your numbers found algebraically.

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