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Paulo is 6 years older than her sister. In 10 years, the sum of their ages be 50. Find their present ages.

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  1. Now:
    sister's age --- x
    Paulo's age --- x+6

    10 years from now:
    sister's age = x+10
    Paulo's age = x+6 + 10 = x+16

    x+6 + x+16 = 50

    carry on...

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