# Tips And Tricks And Shortcuts For Problems On Ages

## Tips and Tricks and Shortcuts for Problems On Ages

Shortcuts Tricks are very important tips and tricks for competitive exams and recruitment exams.

• Problem based on Ages is an very important topic which is asked in Recruitment exams.

1. If the present age is x, then n times the age is nx.

2. If the present age is x, then age n years later/hence = x + n.

3. If the present age is x, then age n years ago = x – n.

4. The ages in a ratio a : b will be ax and bx.

5. ### Question 1

The ratio of present age of Anella and Bella is 2:4 the present age of of Anella is 30 years. What would be age of Bella after 6 years

Options
(a)
66
(b)
56
(c)
65
(d)
68

Explanations

Anella : Bella present age’s ratio is 2:4, and Bella present age = 30 years.

Bella present age is $\frac{30*4}{2} \$ = 60 years

Bella’s age after 6 years is 60 + 6 = 66 years

## Tips and Tricks and Shortcuts for ages

### Question 2

The ratio between the present age of Ankita and Nikita 4:7. After 3 years Nikita’s age will be 52. What was age the Ankita 4 years ?

Options
(a)
26 years
(b)
24 years
(c)
25 years
(d)
22 years

### 2 comments on “Tips And Tricks And Shortcuts For Problems On Ages”

• Shubham Tiwari

given ratio is 4:7 and nikita present age=52-3=49
so ankita present age=4/7*49=28
ankita age 4 years ago=28-4=24 2 0
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