16 years ago Geeta’s grandfather was 8 times older to her. Her would be 3 times of her age 8 years from now. Eight years ago, what was the ratio of Geeta’s age to that to her grandfather? |
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a) |
1:2 |
b) |
1:5 |
c) |
3:8 |
d) |
None of these |

16 years ago Geeta’s grandfather was 8 times older to her. Her would be 3 times of her age 8 years from now. Eight years ago, what was the ratio of Geeta’s age to that to her grandfather? |
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a) |
1:2 |
b) |
1:5 |
c) |
3:8 |
d) |
None of these |

1 Answer

127 votes

Let 16 years ago, Geeta’s age was years. ∴ Age of grandfather was years.

8 years from now, Geeta’s age = ()+8=() years and age of grandfather = years

According to problem,

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∴ 8 years ago,

127 votes

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