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# x years ago, Cory was one fifth as old as Tania. In x years, Tania wil

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Bunuel wrote:
x years ago, Cory was one fifth as old as Tania. In x years, Tania will be twice as old as Cory. What is the ratio of Cory's current age to Tania's current age?

(A) 7:23
(B) 9:17
(C) 5:13
(D) 3:7
(E) 11:15

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1/5<c/t<1/2 means that B and E out

test C: from 5/13 to 1/2 is X=3, 5-3/13-3=2/10=1/5, right

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Re: x years ago, Cory was one fifth as old as Tania. In x years, Tania wil [#permalink]
Hey everyone! hank youfor your solutions! I got the answer as well. But it took me 5 whole mins. Do guys have a shortcut?
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