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Jill is as old as Jack will be when Jill is twice as old as Jack was when Jill's age was half the sum of their present ages.

Jack is as old as Jill was when Jack was half the age he will be 10 years from now.

How old are Jack and Jill?

A) Jill = 30, Jack = 20

B) Jack = 40, Jill = 20

C) Jill = 40, Jack = 30

D) Jack = 10, Jill = 40

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[May 26 2015]

PhD student receives landmine detection research award Benjamin Wallen, a Colorado School of Mines PhD candidate in Civil and Environmental Engineering, was recently awarded a Society of American Military Engineers ...more

[May 26 2015]

Mines Army ROTC Battalion receives MacArthur Award GOLDEN, Colo., May 26, 2015 – The Golden Buffalo Battalion, hosted by the Colorado School of Mines ROTC, University of Colorado at Boulder and 12 other affiliate ...more

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Mines faculty members honored for exceptional work GOLDEN, Colo., May 22, 2015 – Members of the Colorado School of Mines academic faculty have received honors for their exceptional work at the university. ...more

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Scoggins honored as President Emeritus GOLDEN, Colo., May 21, 2015 – Colorado School of Mines President M. W. “Bill” Scoggins has been recognized by the Mines Board of Trustees for his exemplary ...more

[May 20 2015]

New exhibit at state Capitol highlights Colorado’s mineral treasures DENVER, Colo., May 20, 2015 РFrom the Gold Rush and frontier mining days to the energy needs of the present day, a new exhibit at the Colorado state Capitol ...more

[May 19 2015]

ExxonMobil funds algal biofuels research collaboration at Colorado School of Mines GOLDEN, Colo., May 19, 2015 – ExxonMobil and Colorado School of Mines have established a joint research collaboration focused on developing fundamental new ...more

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