Two tailors X and Y are paid a total of Rs. 550 per week by their employer. If X is paid 120 percent of the sum paid to Y, how much is Y paid per week?
Answer with explanationAnswer: Option B
Let the sum paid to Y per week be Rs. z.
Then, z + 120% of z = 550.
|z +||120||z = 550|
|11||z = 550|
|z =||550 x 5||= 250.|
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