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Divide 130 nuts into two parts so that the smaller part enlarged four times equals the larger part reduced three times. How many nuts are in the smaller pile?

Correct answer:

a =  10

Step-by-step explanation:

a+b=130 4 a=b/3  a+b=130 12ab=0  Pivot:Row1Row2 12ab=0 a+b=130  Row2121 Row1Row2 12ab=0 1.08b=130  b=1.08333333130=120 a=120+b=120+120=10  a=10 b=120

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