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## The sum of present ages of John and his father is 58 years. If John is 24 years younger than his father, then find the present age of John’s

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The sum of present ages of John and his father is 58 years. If John is 24 years younger than his father, then find the present age of John’s father.

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2021-08-09T17:30:07+00:00
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Answer:father is 41

Step-by-step explanation:J = johns age

f = fathers age

j+f = 58

j = f-24

Substitute the second equation into the first

f-24 +f = 58

2f -24= 58

Add 24 to each side

2f = 58+24

2f =82

f = 82/2

f = 41