Mother and daughter

The mother is four times older than her daughter. Five years ago, her daughter was seven times younger than her mother. How many years do they have now?


d =  10
m =  40


m-5 = 7*(d-5)

4d-m = 0
7d-m = 30

d = 10
m = 40

Calculated by our linear equations calculator.

Leave us a comment of example and its solution (i.e. if it is still somewhat unclear...):

Showing 0 comments:
1st comment
Be the first to comment!

To solve this example are needed these knowledge from mathematics:

Do you have a system of equations and looking for calculator system of linear equations?

Next similar examples:

  1. Father 7
    family_8 Father is 6 times older than his son. After 4 years, the father will only be 4 times older. What are their present ages?
  2. Three workshops
    workers_24 There are 2743 people working in three workshops. In the second workshop works 140 people more than in the first and in third works 4.2 times more than the second one. How many people work in each workshop?
  3. Family
    4kids Family has 4 children. Ondra is 3 years older than Matthew and Karlos 5 years older than the youngest Jane. We know that they are together 30 years and 3 years ago they were together 19 years. Determine how old the children are.
  4. Mr and Mrs
    clocks2_8 Mr. Calda and Mrs. Cald have a total of 139 years. How many years have when we know that Mr. Calda is 9 years older than Mrs. Cald
  5. Theatro
    divadlo_1 Theatrical performance was attended by 480 spectators. Women were in the audience 40 more than men and children 60 less than half of adult spectators. How many men, women and children attended a theater performance?
  6. Antennas
    antenas If you give me two antennas will be same. If you give me again your two antenna I have a 5× so many than you. How many antennas have both mans?
  7. Factory and divisions
    factory_2 The factory consists of three auxiliary divisions total 2,406 employees. The second division has 76 employees less than 1st division and 3rd division has 212 employees more than the 2nd. How many employees has each division?
  8. Pooja
    clocks_14 Pooja and Deepa age is 4:5, 4 years back it was 8:11. What is the age of Pooja now?
  9. Elimination method
    rovnice_1 Solve system of linear equations by elimination method: 5/2x + 3/5y= 4/15 1/2x + 2/5y= 2/15
  10. Theorem prove
    thales_1 We want to prove the sentense: If the natural number n is divisible by six, then n is divisible by three. From what assumption we started?
  11. Two numbers
    maxwells-equation We have two numbers. Their sum is 140. One-fifth of the first number is equal to half the second number. Determine those unknown numbers.
  12. Equations - simple
    linearna_1 Solve system of linear equations: x-2y=6 3x+2y=4
  13. Linsys2
    linear_eq_3 Solve two equations with two unknowns: 400x+120y=147.2 350x+200y=144
  14. Equations
    p1110617 Solve following system of equations: 6(x+7)+4(y-5)=12 2(x+y)-3(-2x+4y)=-44
  15. Tickets
    tickets Tickets to the zoo cost $4 for children, $5 for teenagers and $6 for adults. In the high season, 1200 people come to the zoo every day. On a certain day, the total revenue at the zoo was $5300. For every 3 teenagers, 8 children went to the zoo. How man
  16. Linear system
    linear_eq_2 Solve a set of two equations of two unknowns: 1.5x+1.2y=0.6 0.8x-0.2y=2
  17. Three unknowns
    matrix_1 Solve the system of linear equations with three unknowns: A + B + C = 14 B - A - C = 4 2A - B + C = 0