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## Answers

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x+2 could be the larger number

x(x+2)=224

x²+2x-224=0

(x+16)(x-14)=0

x= -16 or 14

So if were looking for a positive value we'll use 14 and substitute it for the given

x= 14

x+2= 16

So the numbers are 14 and 16