Age of two people ?

Penelope is a years old and odie is b years old. Odie is just two years short of being 3 times Penelope's age. What is the value of b in terms of a? 

A)2a+3 

B)3a

C)3a-2

D)3a+2

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  • 2 months ago

    Penelope’s age = a

    Odie’s age = b

    in two years time Odie’s age = b + 2 and this age is three times Penelope’s age today.

    b + 2 = 3a

    b = 3a - 2

    ━━━━   answer ( C )

  • 2 months ago

     Penelope is a years old and Odie is b years old. 

     Odie is just two years short of being 3 times Penelope's age. 

     What is the value of b in terms of a?

     C) 3a - 2

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