A quiz question in mathematics and logic.
A vicar was holding a service in a small country church. Present
were three congregation and a verger. After the congregation had
left, the vicar said to the verger "Did you know that the product
of the ages of the congregation was 2450 and the sum of their
ages was twice your own age?" Then he asked "Can you tell me how
old they are?" The verger, who was a good mathematician, thought
for a while and replied "No, I can't".
The vicar then added "Well I was the oldest person in the church,
now you can do it", to which the verger agreed and gave the
How old was the vicar ?
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