# Hairu and the numbers part 16 (Math Question)

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To read  the mathematics concept for Numbers read the posting on Hairu and the numbers.

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Lower primary school mathematics question LPQ69

Hairu has two numbers in his mind. The sum of the two numbers is 8732. The difference between the two numbers is 254. What is the larger number?

Solution:

Draw the Math model based on the sum and the difference of the two numbers

From the model

Large number = (8732 + 254) ÷ 2 = 4493