# SOLUTION: The two taylor girls were born in consecutive, even years. If the product of their age is 224, how old is each girl?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Age Word Problems Question 166037: The two taylor girls were born in consecutive, even years. If the product of their age is 224, how old is each girl?Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!x(x+2)=224 x^2+2x-224=0 (x-14)(x+16)=0 x-14=0 x=14 for the youngest girl. 14+2=16 for the older girl. Proof: 14*16=224 224=224