Posted by **Missy** on Tuesday, September 30, 2008 at 10:02pm.

Mayla's mother is 3 times as old as Mayla. Eight years ago her mother was 7 times as old as Mayla. What are their ages now?

A: Mayla 10; her mother 30

B: Mayla 12; her mother 36

C: Mayla 13; her mother 39

D: Mayla 14; her mother 42

I think the answer is B. But I want to know is there an equation.

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