Maths

Asked by dorlevaishnavi743 | 27th Feb, 2020, 11:26: AM

Expert Answer:

Eight years ago Indranil's father's age was five times Indranil'sage at that time After 16 years the age of father will be two times the age of Indranil at that time find their present ages
 
 
 
Let Indranil's age before 8 years be x years.
 
According to the question,
5x + 24 = 2(x + 24)
5x + 24 = 2x + 48
3x = 24
x = 8
 
Present ages are 5x + 8 = 48 years and x + 8 = 16 years respectively.

Answered by Sneha shidid | 27th Feb, 2020, 12:13: PM

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