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25. Two dump trucks have capacities in the ratio \...

25. Two dump trucks have capacities in the ratio \( 5 \) to \( 6 \) . The larger dump truck holds \( 9 \) tons more than the smaller truck. What is the capacity of each dump truck? 

Larger dump truck: \( 54 \) tons, Smaller dump truck: \( 45 \) tons 

Larger dump truck: \( 56 \) tons, Smaller dump truck: \( 42 \) tons 

Larger dump truck: \( 58 \) tons, Smaller dump truck: \( 49 \) tons 

Answer

Larger dump truck: \( 54 \) tons, Smaller dump truck: \( 45 \) tons 

Solution
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