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# The sum of two nu

Let the two numbers be x and y.

According to the question,

x + y = 10 ..(i)

x – y = 2 ..(ii)

x + y + x –y = 10 + 2

2x = 12

x = 6

Putting x = 6 in (i),

6 + y = 10

y = 4

Then the greater number is 6.

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