A community for students. Sign up today!
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
 2 years ago
help please Currently, Sam's coach is three times older than Sam. When Sam started soccer 15 years ago, his coach was six times his age. How old is Sam now?
15
10
25
20
 2 years ago
help please Currently, Sam's coach is three times older than Sam. When Sam started soccer 15 years ago, his coach was six times his age. How old is Sam now? 15 10 25 20

This Question is Closed

hartnn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Let Sam's age now be x Sam's coach is three times older than Sam, so, his coach's age now = 3x 15 years ago, Sam's age = x15 his coach's age = 3x 15 , then his coach was six times his age, so 6(x15) = 3x15 can you solve this equation to get the value of x ?

hartnn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1how can age be negative ? :P

hartnn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1or did you mean age = 10 ?

hartnn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1anyways 10 is incorrect.

hartnn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1did you try solving this ? 6(x15) = 3x15
Ask your own question
Ask a QuestionFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.