# math

a woman is 4 times as old as the son. in 5 years time she will be 3 times as old as the son. how old is the woman?....need an answer now

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1. age of son ---- x
age of woman --- 4x

5 years from now:
son : x+5
woman : 4x+5

4x+5 = 3(x+5)

solve for x

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