The sum of two positive numbers is 1068 and their Highest Common Factor is 89. How many pairs of such numbers are there?
(In reply to
Solution: 5 pairs by Dej Mar)
There are two pairs of positive numbers whose sum is 1068 with a Highest Common Factor of 89. This solution is in agreement with avijit's post.
89 + 979 = 1068 ... [1*89 = 89, 11*89 = 979]
445 + 623 = 1068 ... [5*89 = 445, 7*89 = 623]
Edited on March 19, 2006, 5:52 am

Posted by Dej Mar
on 20060314 19:31:27 