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Q1. | 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. What is the present age of the mother? |

A. | 60 [Wrong Answer] |

B. | 50 [Wrong Answer] |

C. | 40 [Correct Answer] |

D. | 30 [Wrong Answer] |

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Answer : CDiscuss it below :Let the present age of the person = x .Then present age of the mother = 5x/2 Given that , after 8 years, the person will be one-half of the age of his mother. => (x + 8) = (1/2)(5x/2 + 8) => 2x + 16 = 5x/2 + 8 => x/2 = 8 => x = 16 Present age of the mother = 5x/2 = 5×16/2 = 40 !! OOPS Login [Click here] is required to post your answer/resultHelp other students, write article, leave your comments |

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