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Jose is 5 less than three times his brother's age. The sum of their ages is 51. Let Jose's age be represented by x, and his brother's age be represented by y. Write two
equations that match the conditions in the problem as stated above and solve them to find their ages.
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Jose is 5 less than three times his brother's age. The sum of their ages is 51. Let Jose's age be represented by x, and his brother's age be represented by y. Write two equations that match the conditions in the problem as stated above and solve them to find their ages.

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