# SOLUTION: Find two consecutive even numbers such that the difference of one-half the larger number and two-fifths the smaller number is equal to five.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Radicals Question 295475: Find two consecutive even numbers such that the difference of one-half the larger number and two-fifths the smaller number is equal to five.Answer by alicealc(281)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!1st even number = x 2nd even number = x + 2 x = 4 * 10/1 x = 40 1st even number = x = 40 2nd even number = x + 2 = 40 + 2 = 42 so the numbers will be 40 and 42