# Two numbers

The sum of the two numbers is 1. Find both numbers if you know that half of the first is equal to one seventh of the second number.

a =  0.2222
b =  0.7778

### Step-by-step explanation:

a+b=1
a/2 = b/7

a+b = 1
7a-2b = 0

a = 2/9 ≈ 0.222222
b = 7/9 ≈ 0.777778

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