a social service group buys 43.7 kg of rice at 12 per kgand distributes equally to 152 people. what was the cost of rice that that each person get?

Asked by omsingh | 27th May, 2015, 01:25: PM

Expert Answer:

C o s t space o f space 1 space k g space o f space r i c e space equals R s space 12 T o t a l space cos t space o f space r i c e space equals space 43.7 space cross times space 12 space equals space R s space 524.4 N o. space o f space p e o p l e space t o space b e space d i s t r i b u t e d space equals space 152  C o s t space o f space r i c e space e a c h space p e r s o n space g e t s space equals space fraction numerator T o t a l space cos t space o f space r i c e over denominator N o. space o f space p e o p l e end fraction equals fraction numerator 524.4 over denominator 152 end fraction equals R s. space 3.45 therefore E a c h space p e r s o n space g e t s space equals space R s space 3.45 space o f space r i c e.

Answered by Prasenjit Paul | 29th May, 2015, 09:00: AM