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September 30, 2014

Posted by **Harry Styles** on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 2:28pm.

- algebra -
**Steve**, Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 2:49pmIf the current ages are f and g,

f+g=53

(g-5) = (f-5)/2+7

2(53-f-5) = f-5 + 14

f = 29

g = 24

check:

5 years ago, Fred was 24 and Gerald was 19

19-5 = (29-5)/2+7

14 = 14

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