# Problems on Ages Questions

Q:

A) 14 | B) 19 |

C) 33 | D) 38 |

Answer & Explanation
Answer: A) 14

Explanation:

Explanation:

Let the son's present age be x years .Then, (38 - x) = x x= 19.

Son's age 5 years back = (19 - 5) = 14 years

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Q:

A) 12 | B) 13 |

C) 14 | D) 15 |

Answer & Explanation
Answer: A) 12

Explanation:

Explanation:

(A+B) - (B+C) = 12

A - C = 12.

C is younger than A by 12 years.

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Q:

A) 38 | B) 40 |

C) 42 | D) 44 |

Answer & Explanation
Answer: B) 40

Explanation:

Explanation:

Let the mother's present age be x years.

Then, the person's present age = years.

2(2x + 40) = 5(x + 8)

x = 40

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Q:

A) 19 | B) 29 |

C) 39 | D) 49 |

Answer & Explanation
Answer: C) 39

Explanation:

Explanation:

Let B's present age = x years. Then, A's present age = (x + 9) years.

(x + 9) + 10 = 2(x - 10)

=> x + 19 = 2x - 20

=> x =39.

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