Rahul is as much younger than Sagar as he is older than Purav. If the sum of the ages of Purav and Sagar is 66 years, and Sagar’s age is 48 years, then what is the Purav’s age? |
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(a) |
18 yrs. |
(b) |
Cannot be determined |
(c) |
16 yrs. |
(d) |
20 yrs. |

Rahul is as much younger than Sagar as he is older than Purav. If the sum of the ages of Purav and Sagar is 66 years, and Sagar’s age is 48 years, then what is the Purav’s age? |
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(a) |
18 yrs. |
(b) |
Cannot be determined |
(c) |
16 yrs. |
(d) |
20 yrs. |

1 Answer

127 votes

Let the age of Rahul, Sagar and Purav be and respectively.

Age of Sagar – Age of Rahul = Age of Rahul – Age of Purav

Also

Solving (), we get

As per eqn. we have Purav’s age + Sagar’s age = 66 yrs.

By going through option () given Purav = 18 yrs., Rahul = 33yrs., Sagar = 48 yrs.

Difference between Rahul’s and Purav’s age = 18 yrs.

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