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Present age of Vinod and Ashok are in ratio of 3:4 respectively. After 5 years, the ratio of their ages becomes 7:9 respectively. What is Ashok’s present age is ? (A) 40 years (B) 28 years (C) 32 years (D) 36 years

Answer: (A)

Explanation: Let the present age of Vinod and Ashok be 3x years and 4x years respectively.
Then (3x+5) / (4x+5)  = 7 / 9 

∴ 9(3x + 5) = 7(4x + 5)
∴ 27x + 45 = 28x + 35
∴ x = 10
∴ Ashok’s present age = 4x = 40 years 


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Last Updated : 28 Jun, 2021
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