Q. 3 B4.3( 13 Votes )

# A box of sweets i

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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