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A positige number is 5 larger than another positive number. The sum of the squares of the two numbers is 53. Find the numbers. 

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Step 1

Let the positive number be x.

Then according to question another number be x+5

Now,

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Step 2

On solving,

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Step 3

Since the value of x cannot be nega...

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