Pam K.

asked • 09/26/12

I am trying to build and solve and equation from a word problem.

Brian is 48 and Meagan is 24.  At some point during their lives Brian will be three times older than Meagan.  Write an equation which models how old in years both Brian and meagan will be when Brian is three times older than Meagan.

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Kathye P. answered • 09/26/12

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Math Geek, passionate about teaching

Pam K.

Thank you.



Robert J. answered • 10/20/12

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Certified High School AP Calculus and Physics Teacher

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