Resources » Articles/Knowledge Sharing » Placement Papers

Problems on ages

Posted Date: 29-Feb-2008  Last Updated:   Category: Placement Papers    
Author: Member Level: Gold    Points: 5


1.The ratio between kishor rahi and his father's age is 1:4,if 5 years ago,his father
was 7 times older to him at that time,what is kishore's age today?
a)30 b)40 c)60 d)28 e)32
2.The average age of two daughters of Mrs.Mathews is 15 years.If the age of Mrs.Mathews
is added,the average becomes 20 years.How old is Mrs Mathews?
a)35 b)60 c)55 d)45 e)50
3.Mrs.Malik is twice as old as her daughter Manu.20 years ago,the age of MRs Malik was
12 times Manu's age.Calculate how old is Mrs Malik today.
a)40 b)45 c)60 d)50 e)44
4.Sonu and Manu's age ratio is 4:3.If sum of their ages is 28 years,the ratio of their
ages after 8 years will be...
a)5:4 b)2:3 c)5:6 d)3:2 e)1:4
5.Ratio of Dolly and Vandana's age is 2:3 and the sum of their ages is 60 years.How old
is Dolly?
a)12 b)16 c)24 d)30 e)20
6.The average age of 10 boys in a hostel comes out to be 14.A new admission brought down
their average age by one year.How old the new recruit must be
a)4 b)5 c)12 d)3 e)11
7.Ravi is as much younger to Nitin as he is older to Lokesh.If the sum of ages of Nitin
and Lokesh is 24 years,how old is Ravi?
a)10 b)12 c)24 d)48 e)6
8.Ratio of Raveesh and his wife's age is 4:3.Raveesh will be 24 after 4 years.How old is
his wife?
a)12 b)15 c)16 d)10 e)14
9.Ratio of Lokesh's age to his mother's age is 4:7.The difference between their ages is
33 years.How old is Lokesh today?
a)44 b)33 c)11 d)30 e)60
10.Average of ages of Eva and Meena is 12 years and average age of Meena,Teena and Zareena
comes out to be 48.The total age of four girls would be?
a)140 b)60 c)84 d)72 e)cannot be determined
11.In a class of 20 students , if the average of 16 year is reduced by 2 year if Mohan joins
in,can you calculate Mohan's age.If yes,then find out.
a)24 b)20 c)28 d)26 e)30
12.Treeza is as much as younger to Eveline as she is older to eyeline.If the sum of age of
Eveline and Eyeline is 80 years,how old is treeza?
a)64 b)46 c)32 d)48 e)40
13.The ratio of grandfather's age and grandson's age is 8:3.If the product of their ages is
120 years.How old is the grandson?
a)18 b)12 c)15 d)9 e)8
14.Fathers age is 5 times his son's age.4 years back the fayjer was 9 times older than son.
Find the father's present age.
a)40 b)28 c)67 d)56 e)80
15.Father's age is reverse of son's year back fathers age was twice of sons age.whats
the fathers current age?
a)89 b)70 c)73 d)56 e)67
16.Sachin is younger than rahul by 4 years.If their ages are in the respective ratio of 7:9,
how old is sachin?
a)16years b)18 years c)28 years d)none of these
17.Abhay's age after six years will be three seventh ofhis fathers age.Ten years ago the ra-
tio of their ages was 1:5.What is Abhays fathers age at present?
a)45 years b)50 years c)68 years d)57 years
18.One year ago,the ratio of gaurav's and sachins age was 6:7 respectively.Four years hence,
their ratio would become 7:8.How old is sachin?
a)36 years b)35 years c)34 years d)32 years
19.The present age of a father is 3 years more than three times the age of his son.Three years
hence fathers age will be 10 years more than twice the age of the son.Find the present age
of the father
a)32 years b)33 years c)45 years d)36 years
20.A person was asked to state his age in years.His reply was ,"take my age three years hence,
multiply it by 3 and then subract 3 times my age three years ago and you will know how old
iam." What was the age of the person?
a)18 years b)20 years c)24 years d)32 years
21.Present ages of sameer and anand are in the ratio of 5:4 respectively.Three years hence,the
ratio of their ages will become 11:9 respectively.What is Anands present age in years?
a)24 b)27 c)40 d)cannot be determined
22.My brother is 3 years elder to me.My father was 28 years of age when my sister was born
while my mother was 26 years of age when i was born.If my sister was 4 years of age when my
brother was born,then,what was the age of my father and mother when my brother was born?
a)32,23 b)32,29 c)35,29 d)35,33
23.Father is ages three times more than his son Rohit.After 8 years,he would be two and a half
times of Rohit's age.After further 8 years,how many times would he be of Rohit's age?
a)2 times b)2 1/2 times c)2 3/4 times d)3 times
24.Present ages of X and Y are in the ratio 5:6 respectively.Seven years hence this ratio will
become 6:7 respectively.What is X's present age in years?
a)35 b)42 c)49 d)none of these
25.Ayesha's fathers age was 38 years of age when she was born while her mother was 36 years old
when her brother four years younger to her was born.What is the difference between the ages
of her parents?
a)2 years b)4 years c)6 years d)8 years
26.A persons 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)32 years b)36 years c)40 years d)48 years
27.The sum of the ages of 5 children born at the intervals of 3 years each in 50 years.What is
the age of the youngest child?
a)4 years b)8 years c)10 years d)none of these
28.At present,the ratio between the ages of Arun and Deepak is 4:3.After 6 years,Arun's age will
be 26 years.What is the age of Deepak at present?
a)12 years b)15 years c)19 years d)21 years
29.If 6 years are subracted from the present age of gagan and the remainder is divided by 18,then
the present age of his grandson anup is obtained.If anup is 2 years younger to madan whose age
is 5 years,then what is gagans present age?
a)48 years b)60 years c)84 years d)96 years
30.The ratio between the present ages of P and Q is 5:7 respectively.If the difference between
Q's present age and P's age after 6 years is 2,what is the total of P's and Q's present ages?
a)48 years b)52 years c)cannot be determined d)none of these
31.In 10 years,A will be twice as old as B was 10 years ago.If A is now 9 years older than B,
the present age of B is
a)19 years b)29 years c)39 years d)none of these
32.Eighteen years ago,a father was three times as old as his son.Now the father is only twice
as old as his son.Then the sum of the present ages of the son and the father is
a)54 b)72 c)105 d)108
33.Rajan got married 8 years ago.His present age is 6/5 times his age at the time of his marriage.
Rajans sister was 10 years younger to him at the time of his marriage.The age of Rajans sister
a)32 b)36 c)38 d)40
34.The ratio between the present ages of P and Q is 6:7.If Q is 4 years old than P.what will be
the ratio of the ages of P and Q after 4 years?
a)3:4 b)3:5 c)4:3 d)none of these
35.A father said to his son ," i was as old as u are at present at the time of your birth.If the
fathers age is 38 years now,the sons age 5 years back was
a)14 years b)19 years c)33 years d)38 years
36.A man is 24 years older than his son.In two years , his age will be twice the age of his son.
The present age of the son is
a)14 b)18 c)20 d)22
37.The sum of the ages of a father and his son is 45 years.Five years ago,the product of their
ages was 34.The ages of the son and the father are respectively
a)6 and 39 b)7 and 38 c)9 and 36 d)11 and 34
38.A is 2 years older than B who is twice as old as C.If the total of the ages of A,B and C be 27.
then how old is B?
a)7 b)8 c)9 d)10
39.The age of a man is three times the sum of the ages of his two sons.Five years hence , his
age will be double of the sum of the ages of his sons.The fathers present age is:
a)40 years b)45 years c)50 years d)55 years
40.The total age of A and B is 12 years more than the total age of B and C.C is how many years
younger than A?
a)12 b)24 c)C is elder than A d)data inadequate

Did you like this resource? Share it with your friends and show your love!

Responses to "Problems on ages"
Guest Author:      10 Feb 2013
Problems on ages is real factor and it has sum to calculate - good solution here


Post Comment:

  • Do not include your name, "with regards" etc in the comment. Write detailed comment, relevant to the topic.
  • No HTML formatting and links to other web sites are allowed.
  • This is a strictly moderated site. Absolutely no spam allowed.
  • Name:   Sign In to fill automatically.
    Email: (Will not be published, but required to validate comment)

    Type the numbers and letters shown on the left.

    Submit Article     Return to Article Index

    Awards & Gifts
    Active Members
    TodayLast 7 Daysmore...

    ISC Technologies, Kochi - India. Copyright © All Rights Reserved.