# Can you find their respective ages?

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Priya and Rupa are having a conversation.

Priya: I am definitely not over 30.
Rupa: I am 28 and you are surely 5 years older to me at least.
Priya: No, you are at least 29.

You are told that both of them are lying throughout in the conversation.

Can you find their respective ages?

posted Jun 15, 2015

## 1 Solution

Let age of Priya be P ;;; age of Rupa be R

considering the truth statements ;;; converting the given information and negating them ;;;

1:)) P>30

2:)) R not equal to 28 and P-R<5

3:)) R<29

solving we get P=31 and R=27

solution Sep 28, 2015

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