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nicole was 1/2 as old as she will be in 8 years . how old is nicole

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asked by reese
  1. Let Nicole's present age be x
    then in 8 years she will be x+8

    but you said

    x = 1/2(x+8)

    Solve that equation. Let me know what you got.

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