John lists four consecutive multiples of some number. The average of the first two multiples is 28 and the average of the last two is 44. What is the greatest multiple on John's list?
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- Add together the first two multiples, and put the answer equal to
- Add together the last two multiples and put the answer equal to ...?
This will give you two equations for and . Solve them to find the answers to your problem.