Posted by **cruz** on Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 4:31pm.

there are three children in the mocks family. the sum of the ages is 60. how old are the three children in the mocks family?

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 4:36pm
They could be 19, 20, 21

or

18, 20, 22

or

16, 20, 24

or

14, 20, 26

or

12, 20, 28

You get the idea. There is no one right correct answer with the information you've given.

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**sue**, Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 5:03pm
how are you getting these answers of the children ages

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 5:05pm
I divided 60 by 3 and found their average age was 20. I went from there.

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**sue**, Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 5:10pm
thx alot we did that too.

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, January 8, 2009 at 5:13pm
You're welcome. :-)

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**kavisha**, Monday, January 19, 2009 at 4:51pm
my answer is each person is 20 in the mock family

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