The sum of 2 numbers is greater than or equal to 25. The 2nd number is 7 more than the first. What are the possible values for the first two numbers. In your answer denote the first number by x.
Denote the first number by x. By the information "the 2nd number is 7 more than the first", we know that the second number is ...
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