quadratic equations...

Asked by kanishkaaggarwal | 2nd Dec, 2009, 07:16: AM

Expert Answer:

let x be the units place and y be the tens place digit

xy =24......(i)

and 10y+x-18 = 10x+y

so y-x=2 or y =x+2

From (i)  x2+2x=24

So x2+6x-4x-24=0  so x= -6 or x=4

neglecting negative term

x=4 so y =6

so the number is 64


Answered by  | 2nd Dec, 2009, 10:29: AM

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