Posted by **Bob** on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 4:02am.

Sara has twice as much money as Miguel. If she had $6 more. She would have 4/3 as much money as he has. How much money does each have now?

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**Steve**, Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 4:37am
can't happen. How could she have less than twice as much if she had $6 more?

Check the problem.

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**Bob**, Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 4:54am
I solved the problem like that:

Sara: 2x

Miguel: x

2x+6 =4/3x

18/3 =4/3 -6/3x

6 = -2/3x

x = - 9

so Miguel = -9

Sara = -18

Is it correct?

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**Steve**, Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 10:02am
you know anybody with a negative age?

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