Jordan and Brooke are both the same age.
Jordan multiplied his age by three, subtracted three then multiplied the answer by four.
Brooke multiplied her age by eleven then added three
Jordan and Brooke arrived at the same answer as each other.
How old are Jordan and Brooke?
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Let Jordan and Brooke be x years old.
4(3x  3) = 11x + 3
12x  12 = 11x + 3
x = 15
Jordan and Brooke are both fifteen years old.
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