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# Siri has enough money to buy 5 kg of potatoes at the price of Rs 8 per kg. How much can she buy for the same amount if the price is increased to Rs 10 per kg?

Answer :

Given: Price of potatoes = Rs. 8 per kg, Siri can buy = 5kg

To find: Amount of potatoes if Price is Rs. 10 per kg

Formula:

Substituting x_{1} = 8, y_{1} = 5 x_{2} = 10 in the formula,

Gives y_{2} =

∴Amount of potatoes Siri can buy is 4 kg

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