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    Question Please Help me solve this

    what are the numbers?

    they add to -x and muliply to -15
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    well it could be -5,3 so x would = -2
    but if you had -3 and 5.. -3+5 = 2 wich is not negitive so it is the top one
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    Quote Originally Posted by lostone View Post
    what are the numbers?

    they add to -x and muliply to -15
    let the two numbers be a and b

    then we must solve:

    a + b = -x ............(1)

    ab = -15 ...............(2)
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