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Jorges father is 4 times as old as Jorge is. In 20 years his father will be only twice as old as Jorge. How old are jorge and his father now.
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Father = 4G        4G + 20 = 2(G + 20)     4G + 20 =2G + 40       2G = 20      G = 10    4G(father) = 40     
Jorge = G