ALGEBRA WORD PROBLEMS WORKSHEET WITH ANSWER

Question 1:

Martin is four times as old as his brother Luther at present. After 10 years he will be twice the age of his brother. Find their present ages.


(A) 10 years , 3 years                       (B) 5 years , 10 years

(C) 20 years , 15 years                     (D) 8 years , 4 years


Solution    

Question 2:

A father is 30 years older than his son,and one year ago he was four times as old as his son. Find the present ages of  his father and his son.


(A) 11 years , 41 years                   (B) 5 years , 20 years

(C) 20 years , 65 years                   (D) 8 years , 44 years


Solution

Question 3:

The ages of Abraham and Adam are in the ratio 5:7. If Abraham was 9 years older and Adam 9 years younger, the age of Abraham would have been twice of Adam. Find the present ages of them. 


(A) 12 years , 15 years                   (B) 8 years , 15 years

(C) 15 years , 21 years                   (D) 4 years , 14 years

Solution

Question 4:

Airi's mother is four times a old as Airi. After five years her mother will be  three times as old as she will be then .What is their present ages.


(A) 10 years , 40 years                   (B) 8 years , 32 years

(C) 5 years , 20 years                    (D) 4 years , 16 years

Solution

Question 5:

The sum of the present ages of kiran and Kate is 60 years. If the ratio of their present ages be 7:8, find their present age.


(A) 28 years , 32 years                  (B) 30 years , 30 years

(C) 15 years , 45 years                  (D) 14 years , 46 years

Solution

Question 6:

Andrea is three times as old as her sister Anu. Three years ago, she was two years less than four times the age of her sister. Find their present ages.


(A) 30 years , 3 years                   (B) 54 years , 18 years

(C) 33 years , 11 years                  (D) 15 years , 5 years

Solution

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