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anonymous
 one year ago
64 is 4 times the difference between Sarah's age, a, and 44. Assume Sarah is older than 44.
Write an equation to determine Sarah's age (a).
anonymous
 one year ago
64 is 4 times the difference between Sarah's age, a, and 44. Assume Sarah is older than 44. Write an equation to determine Sarah's age (a).

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can you work backwards?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i mean if 64 is 4 times the difference then your first(not final) equation would be y times 4 = 64

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if you have to multiply something by 4 to get 64, just divide 64 by 4 to get that mysterious number

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yep so "4 times the difference between sarahs age and 44"

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0" the difference" would be 16, which you just told me

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so 16 is the difference between sarahs age and 44

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats your equation. now can you tell me what, a, sarahs age is?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0just helping my sister with something.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yup so sarahs a 60 year old good job peace
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