7th grade math counts

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A mother was 26 years old when her daughter was born. The mother is now 6 years less than 3 times as old as her daughter. How old is the daughter now?

Jan 29th, 2015

age of the mother=26

age of daughter=x

26+6-3x......mother

32-3x=x

32=x+3x

32=4x

x=8

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