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anonymous
 5 years ago
This is the word problem I have to solve. Tyler is twice as old as his son. ten years ago Tyler was three times as old as his son. How old are they? Must show work
anonymous
 5 years ago
This is the word problem I have to solve. Tyler is twice as old as his son. ten years ago Tyler was three times as old as his son. How old are they? Must show work

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Let tyler's age be x, and his son's, y. Then relate different equations as a function of time.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let t = tyler's age let s = son's age t = 2s t  10 = 3(s  10) 2s  10 = 3s  3 s = 20 son is 20 tyler is 40

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0manderson do you use only 1 variable x or are you studying how to use 2 variables x and y?
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