**Salman age puzzle**salman's youth lasted one sixth of his life. He grew a beard after one twelfth more. After one seventh more of his life, he married. 5 years later, he and his wife had a son. The son lived exactly one half as long as his father, and salman died four years after his son.

How many years did salman live?

How many years did salman live?

Salman's age will be 84 and his son 42.

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ReplyDeleteIt will be 84

ReplyDeleteConsidering Salman's age as x and his son's age as y, following will be equations:

ReplyDeletex = 2y

x/6 + x/12 + x/7 + 5 + y + 4 = x

Solving above, gives x as 84

answer of Madhur is very interesting!!!

ReplyDelete4 years after son's death. When was father born? EZ,

ReplyDeleteQuestion is ambiguous.

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