## Growing Up

I am 3 feet tall.

My dad is 6 feet tall.

I am 3 feet tall.

My dad is 6 feet tall.

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I would think to calculate how old my dad is and compare it to his height. I would then figure out how tall he was when he was my age and figure out if I’m on the right track to be the same height as him or taller. I would most likely set up an equation!

I noticed that the dad is twice as tall as his son, as the son the 3 feet tall and the dad is 6 feet tall. I wonder how old the boy is? Is his height average for his age? Will he ever be as tall as his dad? If so, how long will this take or at what age will he be is dad’s height? Will he ever be taller than his dad?