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Five years ago, the average age of A, B, C and D was 45 years. With E Joining them now, the average of all the five is 49 years. The age of E is? 

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Mary is 12 years younger to Pinky. After 3 years, the ratio of their ages will be 5:8. If the present age of Sam is the sum of ages of Mary and Pinky, then what was the age of Sam 15 years back ?

A) 31 years B) 37 years
C) 46 years D) 29 years
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 31 years

Explanation:

Let the present age of Pinky be x years

Then the age of Mary is x - 12 years

After 3 years,

Ratio of  

8x - 72 = 5x +15

=> 3x = 87

=> x = 29

=> Age of Pinky = 29 years

=> Age of Mary = 29 - 12 = 17 years

Present age of Sam = 29 + 17 = 46

Before 15 years Sam age = 46 - 15 = 31 years.

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Can yoy guess the Age of Karthik & Kalyan  ?

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A) 68 & 44 B) 64 & 48
C) 58 & 54 D) 76 & 36
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 64 & 48

Explanation:

Given Karthik + Kalyan = 112

Given that when karthik is at the age of kalyan he is twice of Kalyan's age

i.e When he was 48 means Kalyan is at 24

=> Present age of Kalyan is 48

And that of Karthik is 112 - 48 = 64

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The average age of a couple is 24 years when they were married five years ago but now the average age of the husband, wife and child is 20 years(the child was born during the interval). What is the present age of the child ?

A) 2 yrs B) 4 yrs
C) 3 yrs D) 5 yrs
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 2 yrs

Explanation:

29 x 2 = 58
20 x 3 = 60
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               2 years

Therefore, the age of child is 2 years.

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The average age of seven persons sitting in a row facing east is 26 years. If the average age of the first three persons is 19 years and the average age of the last three persons is 32 years, then find the age of the person sitting in the middle of the row ?

A) 32 yrs B) 29 yrs
C) 24 yrs D) 27 yrs
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 29 yrs

Explanation:

Total age seven persons = (26 x 7)years
Total age of the first three persons and the last three persons are (19 x 3) years and (32 x 3) years respectively.
Age of the person sitting in the middle of the row = 26 x 7 - 19 x 3 - 32 x 3 = 182 - 57 - 96 = 29 years.

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A person's present age is two-fifth of the age of his mother. After 8 years, he will be one-half of the age of his mother. How old is the mother at present ?

A) 36 yrs B) 38 yrs
C) 40 yrs D) 42 yrs
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 40 yrs

Explanation:

Let the mother's present age be x years.

Then, the person's present age = 2/5 x years.

(2x/5 + 8) = 1/2 (x + 8)

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

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