The ages of Madhav and Gopal are in the ratio of 3 : 5. After 9 years, the ratio of their ages will become 3 : 4. The present age of Gopal (in years) is

9

15

18

24

Let Madhav's age = 3x and Gopal's age = 5x (3x + 9)/(5x + 9) = 3/4 4 (3x + 9) = 3 (5x + 9) x = 3 Gopal's age = 15 years.

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