A boy spent 3/5of his money on buying cloth and 1/4 of the remaining on buying shoes.If initially he has rupees 2,400 how much did he spend on shoes.
Subject
Level
Junior High
Grade
7

Answer

Rs. 240

Steps

Total money eq. 2400

He spent (3/5)x (2400) eq 

3x480 eq. 1440 Rs.

He spent Rs. (1/4)x(2400-1440) eq. (1/4)x(960) eq. 240 rs. On shoes.

 

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