# SOLUTION: Father's age is three years more than three times the son's age. After three years, father's age will be ten years more than twice the son's age. What is the father's present ag

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Age Word Problems Question 4207: Father's age is three years more than three times the son's age. After three years, father's age will be ten years more than twice the son's age. What is the father's present age.Answer by rapaljer(4667)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Let x = son's present age 3x+3 = father's present age x+3 = son's age in 3 years 3x+3 + 3 = father's age in 3 years "Father's age will be ten more than twice the son's age" 3x+3 + 3 = 2 (x+3) + 10 3x + 6 = 2x + 6 + 10 x = 10 = son's age now 3x+3 = 33 = father's age now Check: In 3 years, the son will be 13 and the father will be 36, which is indeed 10 more than twice the son's age. R^2 from SCC