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Two years ago, a father was 5 times as old as his son . Two years later , his age will be 8 more than 3 times the age of the son. Find the present ages of

father and son.


Let the father's age be f and the son's age be s
putting eq(i)
⇒2s=20 ⇒s=10
so the present age of the son is 10 yrs and the father's age is 42

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