5 - the other number is 3
To get the product, multiply the first number by the second. To get the sum, add the second number to the first. To get the difference, subtract the smaller number from the larger.
The product of a positive and negative number is always negative The sum of a positive and negative number depends on which one is larger; subtract the two numbers and take the sign of the larger
A single number cannot have a sum or a product - a sum or product is used to compare two or more numbers.
The sum is the total when numbers are added together, the product is the total when they are multiplied.
The product of any two numbers is the answer to the multiplication sum. For example, in the sum 7 x 9 = 63, the number 63 is the product.
"The sum of a number and three times another number is 18. find the numbers if their product is a maximum?"
No - the product of numbers is the answer to a multiplication sum, while the sum of numbers is the answer to an addition sum.
6 and 2 are a number pair with a sum of 8 and a product of 12
The numbers are 20 and 9