# SOLUTION: mike is 2 years older than his sister tia. twelve years ago he was twice as old as she was. how old are they now?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Proportions Question 25977: mike is 2 years older than his sister tia. twelve years ago he was twice as old as she was. how old are they now?Answer by mike69(9)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!look how small 2 is!! That means you should look by that #. So lets see 1-1-2 2-2-4 3-3-6 4-4-8 Which one has a difference of 2? 1-2, 2-4, 3-6, 4-8? Well you should come up with the obvious answer. Then add twelve years to the numbers you got. You should've gotten M=16 T=14.