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# Problem of Ages Verbal Intelligence Test

## General Instructions

Candidates appearing for any test that consists Verabl Intelligence Tests can learn how to solve it, by preparing the following different types of Verbal Intelligence Tests.

## Different Types of Verbal Intelligence Tests

Following are the 20 Types of Verbal Intelligence Tests which are used to test the inborn mental efficiency or the capacity to react favourably or find solutions to problems of an unfamiliar and novel nature.

## 13th:     Problem of Age Tests

This test is based on Commonsense and Simple Arithmetical Operations of addition (+), Subtraction (-) and Comparison (<,=,>).

Examples:
(1)       A father said to his son, “I was as old as you are at the present at the time of your birth”. If the father’s age is 40 years now, the son’s age five years back was :
Choices:
(a)       20
(b)       15
(c)       17.5
(d)       18
Ans: (b)

(2)       Shahzad is older than Nawaz by 3.5 years, and Zubair is younger than Akram by 3.5 years. But Akram’s age is 1/3rd of Shahzad. If Zubair’s age is 7 years, how many times is Nawaz in age to Akram’s age?
Choices:
(a)       6
(b)       1/3
(c)       1/6
(d)       1/2
Ans: (b)