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 one year ago
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Gerry is 4 years younger than Tom.If Tom is t years old, how old is Gerry?
I know how to write the expression, but I don't know how to solve. Please help! Thanks!
 one year ago
Please help! Gerry is 4 years younger than Tom.If Tom is t years old, how old is Gerry? I know how to write the expression, but I don't know how to solve. Please help! Thanks!

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Mashy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hmmm tom is t years old and gerry is 4 years YOUNGER!

LLHZN
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah t4.Ok now how you solve it?

Mashy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1thats all.. thats the answer! :P

LLHZN
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hm. okay i guess. How about this one: 150 people went to see "Ode to Algebra" performed in the school auditorium. If the number of children that attend the performance was, c, how many adults attend?

Mashy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you tell.. 150 people went to see it children were C.. so how many left?

LLHZN
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't know, thats why I'm asking I'm a bit confused. Can you please explain?

Mashy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1total people 150.. out of them 'c' number of them were kids.. so how many left??

LLHZN
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I'm sorry I'm lost. Its confusing me, wouldn't it be 150=a+c ?? I'm sorry I don't really understand.

Mashy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lets start simple if i said.. out of 10 people 4 were children.. how many are adults?

Mashy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so that was 10  4 similarly out of 150.. c number of them are children.. hence the answer would be???

Mashy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1:O c is a variable.. c could be 1 or 2 or 150... so the answer is 150  c

LLHZN
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I feel stupid. But WHY would it be 1 , 2 , or 150?

Mashy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1thats algebra.. its a variable.. a variable could be any number!!! so in general.. it would be 150  c

LLHZN
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Oh. okay. But since its saying to find the amt of adults, then wouldn't it be 150c=a ?

Mashy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok ok. yes.. 'a' is a variable that you are assigning to adults :)..

LLHZN
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ohh ok! Thank you so much!

LLHZN
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hey can you help me again??
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