Posted by **JOHN** on Thursday, August 27, 2009 at 11:31pm.

SALLYS AGE IS 12 YEARS PLUS HALF HER AGE. HOW OLD IS SHE?

- MATH -
**Jeana**, Thursday, August 27, 2009 at 11:33pm
Umm i dont think you have enough info to answer the question is that one of your choices?

- MATH -
**JOHN**, Thursday, August 27, 2009 at 11:52pm
THATS THW WHOLE QUESTION. IM THINKING THE ANSWER IS 18 YEARS OLD.

12+6

- MATH -
**MathMate**, Friday, August 28, 2009 at 12:18am
Would "12 years plus half of 18" equal to 18?

How about working out:

"12 years plus x/2 equals x"

- MATH -
**JOHN**, Friday, August 28, 2009 at 12:31am
sorry I dont get it

SALLYS AGE IS 12 YEARS PLUS HALF HER AGE. HOW OLD IS SHE?

- MATH -
**oneirocritic**, Friday, August 28, 2009 at 12:59am
The problem is that we don't know Sally's age. All we know is that she is x years old and x equals 12 + x/2.

x = 12 + (1/2)x

(1/2)x = 12

x = 24

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Math - Raymonds age plus his sister janice's age is 48 years. Janice's age is ...
- Math - 1.Sally age is 12 years plus half her age. How old is she? 2.Given that: ...
- math - How old are they? I found this question online. Please help me understand...
- math - A. A woman was 30 years old when her daughter was born.Her age is now 6 ...
- Algebra - One half of Heather's age two years from now plus one third of her age...
- math - 1. Lisa is 15 years old and her father is 40. How many years ago was the ...
- Math - Sally's age is 12 years plus half her age. How old is she? Billy is twice...
- Algebra (Age Problem) - Five years ago Rico's age was half of the age he will be...
- math - how do i do this math problem ? what is my age ? add my age , plus half ...
- Mathematics 3 - Aris is twice as old as Rico while Jay is 24 years younger than ...

More Related Questions