# Arithmetic Aptitude :: Problems on Ages

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## 2. The sum of ages of family members (both children and parents) is 360 years.The total ages of children and parents are in the ratio 2:1 and the ages of wife and husband are in the ratio 5:7.What will be the age of husband?

**Answer:**

**Option D**

**Explanation :**

Given sum of ages is 360 years.

The ratio of children and parents ages is 2:1.

So total age of parents = 360 x 1 / 3 = 120 years

Given Ratio of wife and husband age is 5:7.

So the age of husband = 120 x 7 / 12 = 70

Hence the age of husband is 70 years.

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