# Age Issue

two days ago i was 8 and next year i will be 11.how is this possible?

Note by Pgv Vishal
5 years, 3 months ago

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Good question. December 30th: you were 8 years old. December 31st: you turned 9. Today is Jan 1st of the next year. This year, on December 31st you are again gonna turn 10. The next year you will turn 11.

- 5 years, 3 months ago

Good solution indeed.However my younger brother's birthday is on 31st December.So this trick works on him.

- 5 years, 3 months ago

lol..

- 5 years, 3 months ago

Or maybe your age is simply in base 10 and 8 respectively

- 5 years, 3 months ago

i think your solution is more creative than mine.

- 5 years, 3 months ago

so on 31st Dec of year X age = 9, (if on 30th u were 8)

31st of next year, which is the "next day", you'd be 10.

Jan 1st of the next year, u wud be 10 and that yr's dec 31 = 11 yr

- 5 years, 3 months ago

December 30th: you were 8 years old. December 31st: you turned 9. Today is Jan 1st of the next year. This year, on December 31st you are again gonna turn 10. The next year you will turn 11. so ,simple

- 5 years, 3 months ago