Request a call back

A and B, each has a certain amount (in ₹). If A gives ₹40 to B, both will have equal amounts. If B gives ₹110 to A, A will have 4 times the amount left with B. What is the initial amount with B?
Asked by maitrymody2004 | 12 Jun, 2022, 11:52: PM
Let A has money = Rs.x  ;  Let B has money = Rs. y ;

If A gives Rs.40 to B , then both have equal money ;

Hence we get,  ( x-40 ) = ( y+40 )   or   x - y = 80 ...................... (1)

If B gives Rs.110 to A , Then   ( x+110) = 4 ( y-110)

hence we get  x - 4y = -550  .......................(2)

By solving eqn.(1) and eqn.(2) , we get  x = Rs.290  and y = Rs.210

hence A has Rs.290 and B has Rs.210
Answered by Thiyagarajan K | 13 Jun, 2022, 06:41: AM

## Application Videos

CBSE 10 - Maths
Asked by choithanimahak | 05 Aug, 2022, 09:06: PM
CBSE 10 - Maths
Asked by anuragchoudhary812 | 19 Jul, 2022, 07:00: PM
CBSE 10 - Maths
Asked by patelnaimesh842004 | 17 Jul, 2022, 07:43: PM
CBSE 10 - Maths
Asked by maitrymody2004 | 12 Jun, 2022, 11:52: PM
CBSE 10 - Maths
Asked by tapasyachitore07 | 31 Mar, 2022, 09:30: AM
CBSE 10 - Maths
Asked by ananyak4213277 | 17 Sep, 2021, 07:29: PM