I saw a friend of mine the other day. When I asked him how old he was, he said, “In two years I will be twice as old as I was five years ago.” How old is he?
If you haven’t tried to solve it, have a go now. For everyone else the answer is after the break.
My friend is 12. Any other solutions?
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