Q. 3 B4.3( 13 Votes )

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Answer :

Given: number of children (x) = 24

Number of sweets each get (y) = 5


New number of children (x1) = 24 – 4 = 20


Let new Number of sweets each get = y1


As per given condition if the number of students reduced then each will get more sweets than previously given. Hence, it is the question of indirect proportion.


i.e. xy = x1y1


or 24×5 = 20 × y1



y1 = 6


Hence, each children will get 6 sweets.


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