When asked how old she was, the teacher replied: My age in years is
not prime but odd and when reversed and added to my age you have a
Can you work out how many of each kind of pencil this student
Add up all 5 equations given below. What do you notice?
Solve the system and find the values of a, b, c , d and e.
b + c + d + e = 4
a + c + d + e = 5
a + b + d + e = 1
a + b + c + e = 2
a + b + c + d = 0
There are four children in a family, two girls, Kate and Sally,
and two boys, Tom and Ben.
Tom is $2$ years older than Ben.
The combined ages of the two boys is equal to the combined ages
of the two girls.
Kate is twice as old as Sally.
A year ago Tom was twice as old as Sally was then.
How old are the children?