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The larger number is 48: it was 40.

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The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

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A number a power of a variable or a product of the two is a monomial while a polynomial is the of monomials

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Q: Two numbers are in the ratio 3 to 5. If 8 is added to both numbers the ratio becomes 2 to 3. What is the larger number?
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