# SOLUTION: The average age of Samir's parents is 49. His father is 8 years older than his mother. If the average age of Samir and his father is 27, how old is Samir?

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 Question 293384: The average age of Samir's parents is 49. His father is 8 years older than his mother. If the average age of Samir and his father is 27, how old is Samir? Answer by richwmiller(9135)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!(m+f)/2=49 f=m+8 (s+f)/2=27 f=53 m=45 s=1