# SOLUTION: Two years ago a man was 7 times as old as his son, but in three years he will only be four times as old as the boy. How old is each now?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Age Word Problems Question 578741: Two years ago a man was 7 times as old as his son, but in three years he will only be four times as old as the boy. How old is each now?Answer by richwmiller(9135)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!m-2=7*(s-2) m+3=4(s+3) m=37 s=7 check 35=7*5 40=4*10 ok