Question

# The difference fo squares fo two numbers is 180. The square fo the smaller number is 8 times teh larger number. Find two numbers.

Solution

## Let the larger number = x Then the square of the smaller number = 8 times the larger number = 8x and the square of the larger number=  According to the question, Thus the larger number = 18 or -10. Then, the square of the smaller number =  But the square of a number can not be negative so the square of smaller number is  144. Hence the smaller number is  Therefore the numbers are 12 and 18.MathematicsRD SharmaStandard X

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