# SOLUTION: The sum of the digits of a two digit number is 14. The difference between the tens digit and the units digit is 2. What is the number?

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 Question 624884: The sum of the digits of a two digit number is 14. The difference between the tens digit and the units digit is 2. What is the number?Answer by opeodu(24)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!let the ten digit be 'X' and the unit digit be 'Y'. X+Y=14-----(A) X-Y=2------(B) 2X=16 X=16/2=8 Y=14-X Y=14-8=6