If Megha’S Age is Increased by Three Times Her Age, the Result is 60 Years. Find Her Age - Mathematics

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If Megha’s age is increased by three times her age, the result is 60 years. Find her age

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Solution

Let Megha’s age = x years

Three times Megha’s age = 3x years

According to the statement :

x + 3x = 60

=> 4x = 60

=> x = 15

Megha’s age = 15 years

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Chapter 14: Linear Equations in one Variable - Exercise 14 (B) [Page 169]

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Selina Concise Mathematics Class 8 ICSE
Chapter 14 Linear Equations in one Variable
Exercise 14 (B) | Q 2 | Page 169

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