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2015-06-26T21:50:55+05:30
Let the present age be x
nine years b4 she was x-9
five years later equals x+5
also,five years later 3(x-9)
acc. to ques.,
3(x-9)=x+5
3x-27=x+5
3x - x =5+27
2x=32
x=32/2
x=16 years
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2015-06-27T13:04:47+05:30
Let the present age of Reshma be x.
⇒Age 5 years later=x+5 years.
⇒Age 9 years before=x-9 years,
According to the question,
3(x-9)=x+5
3x-27=x+5
3x-x=5+27
2x=32
x= \frac{32}{2} =16
Ans:Reshma is currently 16 years old.
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