# Maggie's brother is 6 years younger than three times her age. The sum of their ages is 26. ?

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- KrishnamurthyLv 71 month ago
Maggie's brother is 6 years younger than three times her age.

The sum of their ages is 26.

x + y = 26

x + (3x - 6) = 26

4x = 32

x = 8, y = 18

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