Posted by kola on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 5:05am.
the present age of a father and his son are in the ratio 10:3. if the son is 15 years old now, in how many years will the ratio of their age be 2:1?

mathematics  Reiny, Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 8:14am
present:
father  10x
son 3x
3x = 15
x = 5
son is now 15 and father is now 50
in t years,
(50+t)/(15+t) = 2/1
30+2t = 50+t
t = 20
in 20 years , the father will be 70 and the son will be 35
(which is in the ratio of 2:1 )

mathematics  Frontman, Monday, May 27, 2013 at 3:53pm
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