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Eva is twice the age of her son. The sum of their ages is 69. How old is Eva?
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Eva is twice the age of her son. The sum of their ages is 69. How old is Eva? 46 48 36 34
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mubzzBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Let the son's age be 'x' Eva's age is 2x Now using the question statement, x+2x=69 3x=69 Solve for 'x', that gives us x = 23 Hence, Eva is 46
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thechocoluver445Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Son's age = s Eva's age = 2s 2s + s = 69 3s = 69 s = 23 So Eva's age is 23(2), or 46 years old. @mubzz is right.
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