Please solve the question given in the description

Asked by mac12303190 | 13th Feb, 2010, 10:33: PM

Expert Answer:

X - Age of A, Y - Age of B

X + Y = 50

When A were as old as B, means when A was Y years old, so at that time, B were,

Y - (X-Y) years old.

Now,

Y = 2(Y - (X-Y))

Y = 3X/2

Hence,

Y + 3Y/2 = 50

Y = 20

Present age of B is 20 years,

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Answered by  | 14th Feb, 2010, 05:31: AM

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