Algebra

Ruffy is 34 as old as Orlie. Four years ago, Ruffy was 1 year more than 12 as old as Orlie. How old is each?

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 90
asked by Beth

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Biology

    PLEASE HELP!!!! 1. How many millions of years ago did sharks first appear? (Make sure you are looking for animals that only have cartilage skeletons). 2. How many millions of years ago did bony fish (like the perch) first appear?

    asked by Kim on April 14, 2013
  2. Apex personal finance

    Mack opened a CD 10 years ago at an interest rate of 7.8% compounded monthly. According to the rule of 72, when did she have half as much money as she does now? A. About 9.2 years ago B. About 4.6 years ago C. About 3.9 years ago

    asked by Mason on November 28, 2016
  3. History

    How long ago did the first human culture, involving villages and a sense of history, develop? A. about 1 billion years ago B. a few million years ago C. 100,000 to 200,000 years ago D. about 10,000 years ago E. about 1,000 years

    asked by MC on February 13, 2009
  4. Science please help

    List and briefly outline the six different periods into which the Paleozoic era is divided. The six periods: 1:Cambrian, which was 545 million years ago. 2:Ordovician, which was 490 million years ago. 3:Silurian, which was 445

    asked by MurmerFlax on January 3, 2018
  5. Math

    Two debts ---- the first of $800 due six months ago and the second of $1400 borrowed one year ago for a term of three years at 6.5% compounded annually ---- are to be replaced by a single payment one year from now. Determine the

    asked by Chris on December 3, 2016
  6. Astronomy

    suppose a rock's chemical composition is analyzed and is found to contain 5x more potassium atoms than argon atoms. When did the rock form? A) 10 million years ago B) 100 million years ago C) 500 million years ago D) 2 billion

    asked by eva on October 30, 2018
  7. Math

    Every employee's salary at the Sunrise Software Company increases each year by 1/10 of that person's salary the previous year. A: If Martha's present annual salary is $100,000.00, what will her salary be in 2 years? B: If Aaron's

    asked by KG on October 11, 2014
  8. English

    Identify the most descriptive and specific way to rewrite the underlined words in the following sentence. Just a few years ago, this road sat next to forests and fields. (Just a few years ago is underlined. a. a short time ago b.

    asked by Anonymous on December 31, 2017
  9. Math help!

    The number of students taking sophomore mathematics at Union College has been decreasing at the rate of 20 per year for many years. Assuming this trend continues, write a multiplication problem that describes the change in the

    asked by KG on October 1, 2014
  10. math, financial math

    A basket of May flowers at Betty's Blooms cost $35 today. Assuming that inflation has been running at 5.1% per year for the past several years, how much did a comparable basket of flowers cost 7 years ago? When dealing with a

    asked by lijm on September 18, 2019

More Similar Questions