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bonnie is four years older than clyde.
ten years she was twice his age.
how old is bonnie?

  • algebra -

    b = c+4
    (b-10) = 2(c-10)

    b - c = 4
    b - 2c = -10


    c = 14
    b = 18

    10 years ago, bonnie was 8, twice as old as clyde, who was 4.

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