# SOLUTION: the product of two numbers is 2. The sum of one number the reciprocal of the other is 6. Find the number?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Numbers Word Problems Question 129882: the product of two numbers is 2. The sum of one number the reciprocal of the other is 6. Find the number?Answer by checkley71(8403)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!XY=2 OR X=2/Y X+1/Y=6 2/Y+1/Y=6 3/Y=6 3=6Y 6Y=3 Y=3/6 Y=1/5 ANSWER. X*1/2=2 X/2=2 X=282 X=4 ANSWER. PROOF 4+1/(1/2)=6 4+1*2=6 6=6