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the willsons have triplets and another child who is ten years old. the sum of the ages id 37. how old are the triplets

 Dec 15, 2020

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So if im reading this correctly, there are four children in total, with three having the same age

 

triplet's age = t

other child = 10

 

since there are 3 triplets and one other child,

3t + 10 = 37

3t = 27

t = 9

 

check:
3(9) + 10 = 27+10 = 37

 

And we're done


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 Dec 15, 2020
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So if im reading this correctly, there are four children in total, with three having the same age

 

triplet's age = t

other child = 10

 

since there are 3 triplets and one other child,

3t + 10 = 37

3t = 27

t = 9

 

check:
3(9) + 10 = 27+10 = 37

 

And we're done


:)

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