A salesman is on a tour and has Rs. 240 for his expenses. If he exceeds his tour by 4 days, then he has to cut down his daily expenses by Rs. 10. What is the duration of his tour?
When a certain amount of money was distributed among 8 boys, each of them got Rs. 36 more than the amount received by 14 boys when the same amount was distributed among them. What was the amount?
Out of a collection of only blue and pink marbles, 2 pink marbles are removed away. After that there are 2 blue marbles for every pink marble. Next, 36 blue marbles are removed away. As a result, there are 5 pink marbles for every blue marble. How many blue marbles are there at present?
Let the number of blue marbles at present be x. The number of pink marbles at present are 5x. If we put back 36 blue marbles, the equation becomes x + 36 = 2 × 5x, which gives 9x = 36, or x = 4 marbles. Note: some information in the question is never used, it is given for confusing the candidate.
The value of x for which the value of |3x - 6| is minimum is?
1/10 of a boy's score in Maths exceeds 1/25 of his score in English by 22 marks. What is his score in English, if his total score in English and Maths is 465?
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Updated on 2020-02-07. Published on: 2016-05-13