Find two numbers
More problems of (integral) numbers to find.
- Find two numbers knowing the product of their sum and product : 29400
- Solve mentally !
Find these two numbers :
If we add 1 to the larger and substract 1 from the lower, the larger becomes twice the lower.
If we substract 1 from the larger and add one to the lower, they become equal.
- A great classical. Find two numbers greater than 1.
I gave the sum to one of my math friends, Simon, and the product to Peter, saying that the problem has only one solution.
Peter : "I can't know these numbers"
Simon : "I knew that, and I can't either"
Peter : "Ah, now I can find these numbers"
Simon : "Ah then I also know them"
Which are these numbers ?