Problems on Ages



9. Jayesh is as much younger to Anil as he is older to Prashant. If the sum of the ages of Anil and Prashant is 48 years, what is the age of Jayesh?
a. 20 years
b. 24 years
c. 30 years
d. Cannot be determined


10. Three years ago the average age of A and B was 18 years. With C joining them, the average becomes 22 years. How old is C now ?
a. 24 years
b. 27 years
c. 28 years
d. 30 years


11. One year ago the ratio between Samir and Ashok's age was 4:3. One year hence the ratio of their age will be 5:4. What is the sum of their present ages in years?
a. 12 years
b. 15 years
c. 16 years
d. Cannot be determined.


12. The ratio between the ages of A and B at present is 2: 3 Five years hence the ratio of their ages will be 3:4. What is the present age of A ?
a. 10 years
b. 15 years
c. 25 years
d. Data inadequate


13. The ratio of the ages of father and son at present is 6:1. After 5 years the ratio of will become 7:2. The present age of the son is :
a. 5 years
b. 6 years
c. 9 years
d. 10 years


14. Ratio of Ashok's age to Pradeep's age is equal to 4:3 Ashok will be 26 years old after 6 years. How old is Pradeep now ?
a. 12 years
b. 15 years
c. $19\displaystyle\frac{1}{2}$ years
d. 21 years


15. Kamala got married 6 years ago. Today her age is $1\displaystyle\frac{1}{4}$ times her age at the time of marriage. Her son's age is $\left( {\displaystyle\frac{1}{{10}}} \right)$ times her age. Her son's age is :
a. 2 years
b. 3 years
c. 4 years
d. 5 years


16. 10 years ago, Chandravati's mother was 4 times older than her daughter. After 10 years, the mother will be twice older than the daughter. The present age of Chandravati is:
a. 5 years
b. 10 years
c. 20 years
d. 30 years