Cody and Isabelle are both the same age.
Cody multiplied his age by five, subtracted two then multiplied the answer by five.
Isabelle multiplied her age by twenty four then added three
Cody and Isabelle arrived at the same answer as each other.
How old are Cody and Isabelle?
Topics: Starter  Algebra  Simultaneous Equations
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Let Cody and Isabelle be x years old.
5(5x  2) = 24x + 3
25x  10 = 24x + 3
x = 13
Cody and Isabelle are both thirteen years old.
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