Present ages of Ram and Rahim are in ratio of 6:5. 6yrs ago, Rahim was twice as old as Ram. Find the present age of Rahim.
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Present ages of Ram and Rahim are in ratio of 6:5. 6yrs ago, Rahim was twice as old as Ram. Find the present age of Rahim.
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1. User Answers SARDARshubham
Let the present age of ram be x and of Rahim be y :
x/y = 6/5
5x = 6y
5x6y = 0
6 years ago;
2(x6) = (y6)
2x  12 = y6
2xy= 6
12x6y=36
5x6y = 0

7x = 36
x=36/7