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Emily is twice as old as Matt. Three years ago, she was three times as old as he was. How old is Matt now?

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    We are given:

    (a) E = 2M and

    (b) E-3 = 3(M-3)

    So:

    2M - 3 = 3M - 9

    solve for M.

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    Thank you Jim.

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