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Word Problem 11

Problem: A boy gets Rs 20 per month and spends 76% of it. How much will he save in a year ?

a. Rs 50          a. Rs 60             a. Rs 80             a. Rs 90

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Solution:

Monthly allowance =Rs 20

Expenditure = 75%

Savings in a year =?

Expenditure per month =75%

=\frac{75}{100}\times 20

=Rs 15

Saving per month = 20-15=Rs 5

Saving per year = 5×12=Rs 60

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