# SOLUTION: Mrs. Kwok is 6 years more than 3 times as old as her daughter. 8 years ago she was 2 years less than 9 times as old as her daughter was then. Find each of their ages. The sum

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 21262: Mrs. Kwok is 6 years more than 3 times as old as her daughter. 8 years ago she was 2 years less than 9 times as old as her daughter was then. Find each of their ages. The sum of 3 times John's age and 2 times jill's age is 44. Jill is 8 years less than twice as old as John is. Find their agesAnswer by Photonjohn(42)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!D = age of daughter K = age of mother 3D + 6 = K 8 years ago, K-8+2 = 9(D-8) 3D+6-8+2 = 9D-72 6D=72 D=12 K=12x3+6 = 42 J = John's age L = Jill's age 3J + 2L = 44 L=8+2J J=4 L=16