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MikeZack123
 one year ago
Pamela's age is three times Jiri's age. The sum of their ages is 68. What is Jiri's age?
MikeZack123
 one year ago
Pamela's age is three times Jiri's age. The sum of their ages is 68. What is Jiri's age?

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Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1let p = Pamela's age let j = Jiri's age j+p = 68 p = 3j solve for j

Jacob902
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0p = 3j p + j = 64 4j = 64 j = 16

Jacob902
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Pamela's age = 3 x Jiri's age = x 3 x + x = 64 4 x = 64 x = 64/4 =16 So , Jiri's age = 16 years old :

MikeZack123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1thank you both! :) :)

MikeZack123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i wish i could give you both medals :/

MikeZack123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lol 16 is the wrong answer

MikeZack123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1their combined age is 68 not 64 lol @jacob902

MikeZack123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@Vocaloid could u please help me? :)

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1start back with our two equations j+p = 68 p = 3j since p = 3j, we can replace "p" with "3j" whenever we see it j + p = j + 3j = 4j = 48 solve for j

MikeZack123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so 12 would be jiri's age?

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1please look at the first thing I posted...

MikeZack123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1did i do something wrong?

MikeZack123
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1i answered 12, it said it was wrong

Vocaloid
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1right, sorry about that > >
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