Posted by **aoife ** on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 1:54pm.

how do i do this math problem ? what is my age ? add my age , plus half of it , plus a third of it , plus 3 times three . the results is 6 score and ten , what is my age ?

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**Steve**, Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 3:40pm
just start putting the words into symbols. If your age is a,

(a + a/2 + a/3 + 3)*3 = 6*20+10

(11/6 a + 3)*3 = 130

11/2 a +9 = 130

11/2 a = 121

a/2 = 11

a = 22

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**Anonymous**, Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 6:54pm
Bill is twice as old as Sue. Jim is four years older than Sue. Together their ages add up to 12 years.

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**Richard**, Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 2:59pm
Twice Brayton's age increased by 5 resuts in 49

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