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# Word Problem 10

Problem 10: A man spends equal amount on buying two types of oranges (kinos) at the rate of 5 oranges for a rupee and 10 oranges for 3 rupees. The average cost of the oranges will be;

a) 24 paisas                    b) 26 paisas                        c) 25 paisas                    d) 27 paisas

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(math test for jobs)

Solution:

The man spends certain amount on one type of oranges (Kinos)

and he also spend same amount on other type of kinos

@!

Taking sum of both on both side basis

Or we can write

Leaving ‘Kinos’ on one side and shifting 25/3 to other side we get;

Or

So average price of Kinos is 24 paisas per kino