**Age Questions**

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Summary

The segment focuses on solving age-related questions in GMAT, emphasizing the importance of accurately defining variables to represent current ages and using mathematical operations to account for changes over time.

- Age questions involve understanding relationships between ages at different times, requiring precise variable definition.
- A common mistake is treating ages as fixed numbers without considering their change over time.
- It's recommended to define variables representing current ages and use addition or subtraction for past or future ages.
- Creating equations based on these variables helps solve the questions, as demonstrated with examples.
- The process involves careful equation setup and manipulation to find the correct age values.

Chapters

00:00

Understanding Age Questions

00:45

Common Mistakes and Strategies

01:30

Defining Variables for Current Ages

02:14

Creating Equations for Age Relationships

02:59

Solving Age Problems with Examples