If the age problem involves the ages of two or more people then using a table would be a good idea. A table will help you to organize the information and to write the equations. This is shown in the examples involving more than one person.

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How to solve Age Problems Involving A Single Person?

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If the problem involves a single person, then it is similar to an Integer Problem. Read the problem carefully to determine the relationship between the numbers. This is shown in the examples involving a single person.

If the age problem involves the ages of two or more people then using a table would be a good idea. A table will help you to organize the information and to write the equations. This is shown in the examples involving more than one person.

Related Topics: More Algebra Word Problems

How to solve Age Problems Involving A Single Person?

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Five years ago, Justine was three years older than twice Kim s age. In seven years Justine s age will be 9 less than two times Kim s age. How old are justine and Kim? j-5=2k+3 j+7=2k-9 j-2k=8 j-2k=-16 No solution

I think the exapmle on that site is very obios, but here is the thing you got do.break it down to make and equation for it.and I hope it will be easy to solve once you find out what the equation is.. rt? so look at the example agin..and see how they have break it a part..like 5 years ago so it s x-5 and 1/2 cus of the half age and after 8 years so it gives u x=8 for equation and I hope you will be able to figure out where to put the equal sign. so the entire equation is x-5=1/2(x+8) if u want to no how to solve reply i ll help you with it too. :)

If the problem involves a single person, then it is similar to an Integer Problem. Read the problem carefully to determine the relationship between the numbers. This is shown in the examples involving a single person.

If the age problem involves the ages of two or more people then using a table would be a good idea. A table will help you to organize the information and to write the equations. This is shown in the examples involving more than one person.

Related Topics: More Algebra Word Problems

How to solve Age Problems Involving A Single Person?

Example:

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If the problem involves a single person, then it is similar to an Integer Problem. Read the problem carefully to determine the relationship between the numbers. This is shown in the examples involving a single person.

If the age problem involves the ages of two or more people then using a table would be a good idea. A table will help you to organize the information and to write the equations. This is shown in the examples involving more than one person.

Related Topics: More Algebra Word Problems

How to solve Age Problems Involving A Single Person?

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If the age problem involves the ages of two or more people then using a table would be a good idea. A table will help you to organize the information and to write the equations. This is shown in the examples involving more than one person.

Related Topics: More Algebra Word Problems

How to solve Age Problems Involving A Single Person?

Example:

If the problem involves a single person, then it is similar to an Integer Problem. Read the problem carefully to determine the relationship between the numbers. This is shown in the examples involving a single person.

If the age problem involves the ages of two or more people then using a table would be a good idea. A table will help you to organize the information and to write the equations. This is shown in the examples involving more than one person.

Related Topics: More Algebra Word Problems

How to solve Age Problems Involving A Single Person?

Example:

An educational public service
helping learners succeed since 1996:
over 10.4 million visitors in 39 languages in 2011.

The Study Guides and Strategies Website is intended for students, ages middle school through returning adult, as well as their parents, teachers and support professionals. Its resources are intended to empower all learners without regard to institutional and national boundaries; cultural mores and religious beliefs; race, gender and sexual orientation. Full disclaimer on use