# SOLUTION: The sum of two numbers is 25. Three times the smaller number is twice the larger number. Find the numbers.

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 Question 419775: The sum of two numbers is 25. Three times the smaller number is twice the larger number. Find the numbers.Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! Hi sum of two numbers is 25 Let x and (25-x) represent the smaller and larger respectively Question states*** 3x = 2(25-x) Solving for x 5x = 50 x = 10, the smaller number. 15 the larger (25-10)) CHECKING our Answer*** 30 = 2*15