The sum of the ages of a man and his son is 45 years. Five years ago, the product of their ages was 34. The man’s age is |
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(a) |
40 yrs. |
(b) |
45 yrs. |
(c) |
50 yrs. |
(d) |
None of these |

The sum of the ages of a man and his son is 45 years. Five years ago, the product of their ages was 34. The man’s age is |
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(a) |
40 yrs. |
(b) |
45 yrs. |
(c) |
50 yrs. |
(d) |
None of these |

1 Answer

127 votes

Let the man’s age be yrs.

Then, son’s age = yrs.

Man’s age = 39 yrs.

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