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# Luke's Ultimate Challenge

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Luke issued a challenge to his friend Bob. He asked him a question and gave him 4 simple clues as follows.

1. My age is 3 times as large as my brother's.

2. 4 years ago it was 5 times as old as my brother's.

3. Six years ago my age was 9 times that of my brother's.

4. The ages add to give an even numeral.

What is Luke's age?

1. My age is 3 times as large as my brother's.

2. 4 years ago it was 5 times as old as my brother's.

3. Six years ago my age was 9 times that of my brother's.

4. The ages add to give an even numeral.

What is Luke's age?

### Hint

Luke's age is a multiple of his brother's age.### Answer

Luke is 24 and his brother is 8.Hide Hint Show Hint Hide Answer Show Answer

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