Tips & Tricks: Problems Based on Ages

# Tips & Tricks: Problems Based on Ages - Tips & Tricks for Government Exams - Bank Exams

### Formula

• If you are assuming the current age to be x, then the age after n years will be (x+n) years.
• If you are assuming the current age to be x, then the age before n years will be (x-n) years.
• If the age is given in the form of a ratio, for example, p:q, then the age shall be considered as qx and px
• If you are assuming the current age to be x, then n times the current age will be (x×n) years
• If you are assuming the current age to be x, then 1/n of the age shall be equal to (x/n) years

### Tips

• Basic things like addition, subtraction, multiplication and division will help a candidate reach the answer and no complicated calculations are required to answer such questions.
• Arrange the values given by placing them correctly in an equation by giving variables to the unknown values
• Once the equation has been formed, solve the equation to find the answer.
• The final step is to recheck the answer obtained by placing it in the equation formed to ensure that no error has been made while calculating.

### Solved Examples

Question for Tips & Tricks: Problems Based on Ages
Try yourself:

The ratio of the ages of priya and riya is 2:5. After 8 years, their ages will be in the ratio of 2:3. Then the sum of their present ages

Question for Tips & Tricks: Problems Based on Ages
Try yourself:

The sum of the age of mother and daughter is 100 years. 5 years ago their age were in the ratio of 2:1. The ratio of the age of daughter and mother after 10 years

Question for Tips & Tricks: Problems Based on Ages
Try yourself:

If 6 is subtracted from the present age of neha and the remainder is divided by 6, then the present age of mia is obtained. If Mia is 4 years younger to raj whose age is 12 years, then find the age of neha

The document Tips & Tricks: Problems Based on Ages | Tips & Tricks for Government Exams - Bank Exams is a part of the Bank Exams Course Tips & Tricks for Government Exams.
All you need of Bank Exams at this link: Bank Exams

## Tips & Tricks for Government Exams

66 videos|65 docs

## Tips & Tricks for Government Exams

66 videos|65 docs

### Up next

 Explore Courses for Bank Exams exam
Signup to see your scores go up within 7 days! Learn & Practice with 1000+ FREE Notes, Videos & Tests.
10M+ students study on EduRev
Track your progress, build streaks, highlight & save important lessons and more!
Related Searches

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

,

;