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dudeneedshelp
 3 years ago
Pat is 24 years older than his son Patrick. In 2 years Pat will be twice as old as Patrick. How old are they now?
dudeneedshelp
 3 years ago
Pat is 24 years older than his son Patrick. In 2 years Pat will be twice as old as Patrick. How old are they now?

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 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Patrick = x Pat = x+24 2*(x+2) = x+24+2 2x+4 = x+26 2xx = 264 x = 22 So now, Patrick is 22 and Pat is 22+24=46 In 2 years, Patrick will be 22+2=24 and Pat will be 46+2=48.. which is twice as much as 24.
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