Michael and Ashley are both the same age.
Michael multiplied his age by three, subtracted one then multiplied the answer by five.
Ashley multiplied her age by fourteen then added six
Michael and Ashley arrived at the same answer as each other.
How old are Michael and Ashley?
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Let Michael and Ashley be x years old.
5(3x - 1) = 14x + 6
15x - 5 = 14x + 6
x = 11
Michael and Ashley are both eleven years old.
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