# Math answer doesn't make sense?

the question is:

A millipede has 14 more legs than a caterpillar. Together they have 46 legs. How many legs does a caterpillar have?

the answer the textbook gives is 16 but I don't understand how they came to that conclusion. am I just dumb?

A millipede has 14 more legs than a caterpillar. Together they have 46 legs. How many legs does a caterpillar have?

the answer the textbook gives is 16 but I don't understand how they came to that conclusion. am I just dumb?

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