# Problem on Ages - Quantitative Aptitude (MCQ) questions for Q. 21522

**Q. At present, the ratio between the ages of Amit and Dhiraj is 5 : 4. After 6 years, Amit’s age will be 26 years. What is the age of Dhiraj at present?***- Published on 05 May 16***a.** 12 years

**b.** 16 years

**c.** 19 ½ years

**d.** 21 years

**ANSWER: 16 years**

Let the present ages of Amit and Dhiraj be 5x years and 4x years respectively. Then,

5x + 6 = 26

5x = 20

x = 4

Dhiraj’s age = 4x = 16 years