If two times of the daughters age in years is included to the mothers age, the total is 70 and if two times of the mothers age is included to the daughters age, the total is 95. So the Mothers age is

A. 38

B. 40

C. 41

D. 30

Correct Answer :

B. 40

Let daughters age = A and mothers age = B Given: 2A+B = 70 and A+2B = 95 Solving B, we will get B = 40