MATH SOLVE

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Q:
# The product of two consecutive positive integers is greater than their sum by 209. Find these numbers.

Accepted Solution

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Answer:15, 16Step-by-step explanation:so, x(x+1)=x+x+1+209.solve this and you get x^2+x=2x=210, x^2-x-210=0, and when you solve this quadratic function, you get x=15, and the other with 16. to check see if 240 is 209 greater than 31, which is so there you have it. Hope you have a happy thanksgiving!