If twice the Prakash’s age in years be added to his father’s age, the sum is 70 and if twice the father’s age is added to Prakash’s age, the sum is 95. Father’s age is

35 years

40 years

42 years

45 years

Solution Let Prakash's age (in years) = x and father's age (in years) = y Given: 2x + y = 70 and, x + 2y = 95 Solving for y, we get y = 40

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