# SOLUTION: two positive integers are in the ratio 2 to 5 if both numbers are decrease by 5 the new ratio is 1:4 find the original numbers.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Linear-systems Question 586639: two positive integers are in the ratio 2 to 5 if both numbers are decrease by 5 the new ratio is 1:4 find the original numbers.Answer by solver91311(17077)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! and so and Solve the 2X2 system. John My calculator said it, I believe it, that settles it