Hello

I have a question, Ann is 5 years older than Mary.If the sum of their ages is 51, find the age of each.

I am unsure on how to put it into an equation.

Thanks

- Wed Nov 07, 2012 4:24 pm
- Forum: Beginning Algebra
- Topic: Age word problem: Ann is 5 yrs older than Mary.
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Hello

I have a question, Ann is 5 years older than Mary.If the sum of their ages is 51, find the age of each.

I am unsure on how to put it into an equation.

Thanks

I have a question, Ann is 5 years older than Mary.If the sum of their ages is 51, find the age of each.

I am unsure on how to put it into an equation.

Thanks