The ratio of two numbers is 6: 11 . if thier difference is 35,what is the smaller number ?
, Let x = the smaller number, x+35 = the larger number, 6/11 = x / x+35, 6(x+35) = 11x, 6x + 210 = 11x, 210 = 11x - 6x, 5x = 210, , the smaller number is , x+35 = 42+35 = 77 the larger number is 77,