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    Find two consececutive positive integers such that the sum of their squares is 85.
    I am having much difficulty with this problem.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lizard4 View Post
    Find two consececutive positive integers such that the sum of their squares is 85.
    I am having much difficulty with this problem.
    x^2+(x+1)^2= 85
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