# Father 7

Father is 6 times older than his son. After 4 years, the father will only be 4 times older. What are their present ages?

Correct result:

f =  36
s =  6

#### Solution:

f=6s
f+4 = 4(s+4)

f=6•s
f+4 = 4•(s+4)

f-6s = 0
f-4s = 12

f = 36
s = 6

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Jessie
Nice problem

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