# SOLUTION: If two consecutive even numbers are such that 5/6 of the reciprocal of one is equal to the reciprocal of the other. Find the two even numbers.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 386753: If two consecutive even numbers are such that 5/6 of the reciprocal of one is equal to the reciprocal of the other. Find the two even numbers. Answer by mananth(12270)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!If two consecutive even numbers are such that 5/6 of the reciprocal of one is equal to the reciprocal of the other. Find the two even numbers. ... let the numbers be x, x+2 .. 5/6x= 1/(x+2) cross multiply 5(x+2)=6x 5x+10=6x 6x-5x=10 x=10 ... 10,12 are the numbers