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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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  2. 10

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  3. What is the answer

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  4. Age of son = unknown, use = x
    Age of woman = 4×
    5 yrs time = 3× as old as son.
    Thus 8 × 4 = 32yrs old

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  5. Dear
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  6. Thanks Reiny, you almost got the answere, since x=10 and the woman is four times. The answere is =40

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  7. I will like to have some tests questions to help me

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