40 boys earn Rs 2000 in 20 days, how much will 50 boys earn in 24 days?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 12th Dec, 2013, 01:44: AM

Expert Answer:

Money earned by 40 boys in 20 days = Rs 2000

Therefore, money earned by 40 boys in 1 day = Rs

Thus, money earned by 1 boy in 1 day =

So, money earned by 1 boy in 24 days = Rs 2.50 x 24 = Rs 60

Hence, money earned by 50 boys in 24 days = Rs 60 x 50

= Rs 3000.

Answered by  | 12th Dec, 2013, 03:44: AM