# SOLUTION: Separate 65into two parts so that 3times the larger will be 6 more than 6 times the smaller.

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 Question 612558: Separate 65into two parts so that 3times the larger will be 6 more than 6 times the smaller.Answer by stanbon(57967)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Separate 65into two parts so that 3times the larger will be 6 more than 6 times the smaller. ------- Equation: 3x = 6(65-x)+6 ----- x = 2(65-x) + 3 x = 130-2x+3 3x = 133 x = 44 1/3 ----------------------- Cheers, Stan H. ==========================