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Ravi's mother is 33 years old. She is 3 years older than three times Ravi's age. Then, Ravi's age is 
  1. 7 years
  2. 10 years
  3. 13 years


Solution

The correct option is B 10 years
Let Ravi's age be 'x'.
Then three times his age is '3x'.
Ravi's mother is 3 years older than three times Ravi's age.
Then, Ravi's mother's age is '3x+3'.
Given, Ravi's mother is 33 years old.
3x+3=33
3x=30
x=10
Ravi's age is 10 years.

 

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