Jeremiah and Brooklyn are both the same age.
Jeremiah multiplied his age by four, subtracted two then multiplied the answer by five.
Brooklyn multiplied her age by nineteen then added five
Jeremiah and Brooklyn arrived at the same answer as each other.
How old are Jeremiah and Brooklyn?
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Let Jeremiah and Brooklyn be x years old.
5(4x - 2) = 19x + 5
20x - 10 = 19x + 5
x = 15
Jeremiah and Brooklyn are both fifteen years old.
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