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The Bus Fare Between Two Cities is Increased in the Ratio 7: 9. Find the Increase in the Fare, If The Original Fare is Rs 245; - ICSE Class 10 - Mathematics

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Question

The bus fare between two cities is increased in the ratio 7: 9. Find the increase in the fare, if the original fare is Rs 245;

Solution

According to the given information

Increased (new) bus fare = 9/7 x original bus fare

We have

Increased (new) bus fare = 9/7 x Rs 245 = Rs 315

∴ Increase in fare = Rs 315 - Rs 245 = Rs 70

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 Selina Solution for Selina ICSE Concise Mathematics for Class 10 (2018-2019) (2017 to Current)
Chapter 7: Ratio and Proportion (Including Properties and Uses)
Ex.7A | Q: 14.1

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