Santa bought 18 kg flour for Rs 450. How many kilograms of flour could he have bought if he had spent only Rs 250?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

Let the quantity of flour that he purchased for Rs 250 be x kg .

1st quantity : 2nd quantity :: 1st cost : 2nd cost

18 : x :: 450 : 250

Product of extreme terms =

Product of the middle terms = 450x

 

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM