# Problems on Ages Questions

A) 14 | B) 19 |

C) 33 | D) 38 |

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

A) 12 | B) 13 |

C) 14 | D) 15 |

Explanation:

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

A - C = 12.

C is younger than A by 12 years.

A) 19 | B) 29 |

C) 39 | D) 49 |

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.

A) 5 | B) 10 |

C) 15 | D) 20 |

Explanation:

Let the present ages of son and father be x and (60 -x) years respectively.

Then, (60 - x) - 5= 4(x - 5)

55 - x = 4x - 20

5x = 75 => x = 15

A) 11/P + 6 | B) P/11 +6 |

C) 17 - P/6 | D) 17/P |

Explanation:

Let Ben’s age now be B

Anita’s age now is A.

(A - 6) = P(B - 6)

But A is 17 and therefore 11 = P(B - 6)

11/P = B-6

(11/P) + 6 = B

A) 24.5 | B) 25.5 |

C) 26.5 | D) 27.5 |

Explanation:

If Rahul age is x, then Sachin age is x - 7,

so, (x-7)/x =7/9

9x - 63 = 7x

2x = 63

x = 31.5

So Sachin age is 31.5 - 7 = 24.5