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Option 3 : 48 years

Making of Constitution I

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**Given:**

The ratio of the present age of P and Q is 5 : 7

**Calculation:**

Let be assume the present age of P and Q is 5x and 7x respectively.

⇒ 7x - (5x + 6) = 2

⇒ x = 4

⇒ Sum of their present age = 5x + 7x = 12x = 12 × 4 = 48 years

**∴ The required result will be 48 years.**