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Q1. | The ages of two persons differ by 16 years. 6 years ago, the elder one was 3 times as old as the younger one. What are their present ages of the elder person? |

A. | 10 [Wrong Answer] |

B. | 20 [Wrong Answer] |

C. | 30 [Correct Answer] |

D. | 40 [Wrong Answer] |

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Answer : CDiscuss it below :Let's take the present age of the elder person = x and the present age of the younger person = x – 16 (x – 6) = 3 (x-16-6) => x – 6 = 3x – 66 => 2x = 60 => x = 60/2 = 30 !! OOPS Login [Click here] is required to post your answer/resultHelp other students, write article, leave your comments |

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