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## The sum of the ages of Jose and Rachael is 63 years. 12 years ago, Jose’s age was 2 times Rachael’s age. How old is Jose now?

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The sum of the ages of Jose and Rachael is 63 years. 12 years ago, Jose’s age was 2 times Rachael’s age. How old is Jose now?

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2021-07-20T21:38:28+00:00
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Answer:Jose is 54years Rachael is 38years

Step-by-step explanation:Jose=x-12

Rachael=x-12/2

sum of their ages x-12+x-12/2=63

collect like terms

x=54years

Jose =54years

Rachael=38years