# Ages

John, Teresa, Daniel and Paul have summary 56 years. Their ages are in a ratio of 1:2:5:6. Determine how many years have each of them.

Correct result:

j =  4
t =  8
d =  20
p =  24

#### Solution:

$x=56/(1+2+5+6)=4 \ \\ j=1 \cdot \ x=1 \cdot \ 4=4$
$t=2 \cdot \ x=8$
$d=5 \cdot \ x=20$
$p=6 \cdot \ x=24$ We would be very happy if you find an error in the example, spelling mistakes, or inaccuracies, and please send it to us. We thank you! Tips to related online calculators
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