Posted by Ben on .
if josh gives Emily 7 apples, she will have 5 times as many apples as Josh. If Emily gives Josh 7 apples, they will have the same number of apples. How many apples does each currently have?

Math 
Steve,
5(j7) = e+7
e7 = j+7
j=14
e=28
check:
josh7 = 147 = 7 * 5 = 35 = 28+7
emily7 = 287 = 21 = 14+7