The positive difference between two consecutive even perfect squares is 268. Compute the larger of the two squares.

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The positive difference between two consecutive even perfect squares is 268. Compute the larger of the two squares.

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Liliana 3 weeks 2021-09-24T20:26:29+00:00 1 Answer 0

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    2021-09-24T20:27:54+00:00

    Answer:

    68

    Step-by-step explanation:

    Take x represent the integers

    (x+2)² -x² = 268

    (x+2)(x+2) -(x*x)=268

    x²+4x+4-x²=268

    x²-x²+4x+4=268

    4x+4=268

    4x=268-4

    4x=264

    x=264÷4

    x=66

    x+2= 68

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