# Carla

Carla is 5 years old and Jim is 13 years younger than Peter. One year ago, Peter’s age was twice the sum of Carla’s and Jim’s age. Find the present age of each one of them.

Correct result:

C =  5
J =  6
P =  19

#### Solution:

C=5
J = P-13
P-1 = 2((C-1)+(J-1))

C=5
J = P-13
P-1 = 2•((C-1)+(J-1))

C = 5
J-P = -13
2C+2J-P = 3

C = 5
J = 6
P = 19

Our linear equations calculator calculates it.

We would be pleased if you find an error in the word problem, spelling mistakes, or inaccuracies and send it to us. Thank you!

Tips to related online calculators
Do you have a linear equation or system of equations and looking for its solution? Or do you have quadratic equation?
Do you want to convert time units like minutes to seconds?

## Next similar math problems:

• Age problems
A) Alex is 3 times as old as he was 2 years ago. How old is he now? b) Casey was twice as old as his sister 3 years ago. Now he is 5 years older than his sister. How old is Casey? c) Jessica is 4 years younger than Jennifer now. In 10 years, Jessica will
• Lee is
Lee is 8 years more than twice Park's age, 4 years ago, Lee was three times as old. How old was Lee 4 years ago?
• The sum 4
The sum of Robin's age is 45. Seven years ago, Robin was 16 years more than one half as old as Bruno then. How old is Bruno?
• Three brothers
The three brothers have a total of 42 years. Jan is five years younger than Peter and Peter is 2 years younger than Michael. How many years has each of them?
• The family
How old is a mother if she is four times older than her daughter and 5 years ago she was even seven times older than her daughter? Today, a son is 30 years younger than a father. 7 years ago, a father was seven times older than a son. How old is a son tod
• Peter and Paul
Peter and Paul together have 26 years. Four years ago, Paul was twice older than Peter. How much is Paul and how much Peter?
• Grandfather and grandmother
The old mother is 5 years younger than the old father. Together they are 153 years old. How many years has each of them?
• Mother and daughter
Three years ago mother was three times older than daughter. After nine years she will be only twice old. How old is mother (and daughter)?
• Triplets
Three years ago, the triplets Pavel, Petr, and Luke and their five-year-old sister Jane had together 25 years. How old is Jane today?
• Threesome
Dana, Dalibor and Michael have a combined 57 years. Dana is five years older than Dalibor, but Dana is five years younger than Michael. Determine how old is Dana, Dalibor and Michael.
• Three siblings
Three siblings have birthday in one day-today. Together they have 35 years today. The youngest is three years younger than middle and the oldest is 5 years older than middle. How old is each?
• 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?
• Time passing
6 years ago, Marcela's mother was two times older than her and two times younger than her father. When Marcela is 36, she will be twice as young as her father. How old are Marcela, her father, and mother now?
• Ages 2
A man's age is 4 times his son's age. After 5 years he will be just twice his son's age, find their ages.
• Average age
The average age of all people at the celebration was equal to the number of people present. After the departure of one person who was 29 years old, average age was again equal to the number present. How many people were originally to celebrate?
• Father and son
Father is three times older than his son. Twelve years ago, the father was nine times more senior than the son. How old are father and son?
• Grandfather
The grandfather is three years older than an grandmother. The average age of the grandmother, the grandfather and their seven grandchildren is 28 years. The grandchildren have a total of 105 years. Calculate how old is grandfather.