# Rahul’s age is % of Ramesh’s age. The ratio of their ages before 7 yea

| Rahul’s age is % of Ramesh’s age. The ratio of their ages before 7 years was 9 : 14. Find the sum of their present ages.

A. 85

B. 175

C. 105

D. 115

### Right Answer is: B

#### SOLUTION

Rahul’s age = of Ramesh’s age

A.T.Q.

28x – 98 = 27x – 63

x = 98 – 63 = 35

Required sum of their present age = 2x + 3x = 5x

= 35×5 = 175 years.

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