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 Question 620433: justin is 2 years older than ethan. in 9 years the sum of thier ages will be 30. find the ages of each boyFound 2 solutions by ewatrrr, kayazay:Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!``` Hi, justin is 2 years older than ethan, age . in 9 years the sum of thier ages will be 30. find the ages of each boy (x+9) + [(x+2) + 9] = 60 *** 2x = 40 x = 20, Ethan's age. Justin is 22 CHECKING our Answer*** In 9 years... 29 + 31 = 60 ```Answer by kayazay(3)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!30-18 = 12 (9years for each boy) half is 6 but 2 years separates them i got 5 Ethan and 7 Justin check.. 5 + 9 = 14 7 + 9 = 16 14 + 16 = 30