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3 months ago

Daily GRE Pop Quiz - Easy Grade

Fifteen years ago, Lauren was half as old as Mike will be in 5 years. If Mike is m years old now, how old is Lauren now in terms of m?
a)5m − 15
b)1/2(m+5)+15
c)1/2(m-15)
d)5m+15/2
e)2m-15/2

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Arjun Aravind

3 months ago

The correct answer is B:- If x is Lauren's age now, then 15 years ago: x-15 = 1/2 (m+5); Therefore: x= 1/2 (m+5)+ 15 ! See more

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