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#1 2014-06-29 20:50:16

burgess
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Help me with math puzzle

The price of a scooter is Rs 8000 more than a price of T.V set and their ratio is 7 : 5. Then what is the price of T.V set?

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#2 2014-06-29 22:28:57

bobbym
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Re: Help me with math puzzle

Hi burgess;

Let s = price of the scooter, and t the price of the television.

The tv cost Rs 20000.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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#3 2014-07-03 23:51:33

burgess
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Re: Help me with math puzzle

Hi bobbym,

Thank you so much your solution smile

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#4 2014-07-04 00:33:43

bobbym
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Re: Help me with math puzzle

You are welcome.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
Of course that result can be rigorously obtained, but who cares?
Combinatorics is Algebra and Algebra is Combinatorics.

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