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anonymous
 5 years ago
The sum of Lexie’s age and Melissa’s age is 48. Lexie’s age is 6 years less than twice Melissa’s age. Find Lexie’s and Melissa’s ages.
Lexie is 32 years old, Melissa is 16 years old.
Lexie is 42 years old, Melissa is 6 years old.
Lexie is 26 years old, JMelissa is 22 years old.
Lexie is 30 years old, Melissa is 18 years old.
anonymous
 5 years ago
The sum of Lexie’s age and Melissa’s age is 48. Lexie’s age is 6 years less than twice Melissa’s age. Find Lexie’s and Melissa’s ages. Lexie is 32 years old, Melissa is 16 years old. Lexie is 42 years old, Melissa is 6 years old. Lexie is 26 years old, JMelissa is 22 years old. Lexie is 30 years old, Melissa is 18 years old.

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angela210793
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the logic is the same as at the problem with garden...

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0L + M = 48 ...1 L = 2M 6 ...2 replace 2 in 1 then 2M  6 + M = 48 3M 6 =48 3M = 54 M = 18 by equation 2. L = 2M  6 , we know that the age of M = 18 so, L = 2(18) 6 L = 30
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