Question when Maria was born, her mother was 24 years old. At present, Maria’s age is 20% of her mother’s age. How old is Maria now?

Answer: the mother is older than maria by 24 years. if Maria’s age = x mother’s age = x+24 x=0.2(x+24) x=0.2x+4.8 x-0.2x= 4.8 0.8x=4.8 x=4.8/0.8 x=6 Maria’s age is 6 years Reply

Answer:the mother is older than maria by 24 years.if Maria’s age = xmother’s age = x+24x=0.2(x+24)x=0.2x+4.8x-0.2x= 4.80.8x=4.8x=4.8/0.8x=6Maria’s age is 6 years