# Jayesh is as much younger to anil as he is older to prashant if sum of sges of anil and prasahant is 48 years. what is age of jayesh

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by Shivali1990

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Anil's age = x + p (p is not equal to 0)

Prashanth's age = x - p

Sum of the ages of prashanth and anil = 48

⇒x+p+x-p = 48

⇒ 2x = 48

⇒x = 24

Jayesh Age = 24 years.

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Jayesh's age = J anil'age A prashant's age P

difference between J and A = difference between J and P. P, J, A are in arithmatic progression.

So J - A = P - J

2 J = P + A - equation 1

Given A + P = 48 so P = 48 - A substitute in the above eq 1

2 J = 48 - A + A

** J = 24 years **

difference between J and A = difference between J and P. P, J, A are in arithmatic progression.

So J - A = P - J

2 J = P + A - equation 1

Given A + P = 48 so P = 48 - A substitute in the above eq 1

2 J = 48 - A + A