Friday

January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015

Posted by **mary** on Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 12:44am.

- math -
**Reiny**, Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 8:20ampresent age:

michael ---- x

max ------- x-5

4 years ago:

michael ---- x-4

max ------- x - 9

x-4 + x-9 = 25

2x = 38

x = 19

Michael is now 19 , and Max is now 14

check: 4 years ago , Michael was 15 and Max was 10

was the sum of their ages at that time 25? YES

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

math - 3rd grade The jacksons have pet dogs named Beau and Max. Beau is 2 years ...

MATH - 1. A father is three times as old as his son. Five years ago the sum of ...

math - Bert is 5 years older than twice the age of mario. Nine years ago, the ...

vivekanand H s SCHOOL - the difference of ages between 2 sisters is 10 years, 15...

Math word problem(algebra) - Carol is y years old&her daughter is 25 years ...

math - the sum of the ages of sam and tomas is 27 years. seven years ago, tomas ...

Math - Ten years ago a man was three times as old as his son. In twelve more ...

algebra - The present ages in years of four cousins are consecutive multiples of...

math - A. A woman was 30 years old when her daughter was born.Her age is now 6 ...

Math - Sara is 24 years younger than Joe. Six years ago she was half as old as ...