#### Question

Use the given information and fill in the boxes with suitable numbers. Smt. Deepanjali purchased a house for ₹7,50,000 from Smt. Leelaben through an agent. Agent has charged 2% brokerage from both of them.

(1) Smt. Deepanjali paid \[0 \times \frac{0}{0}\] = ₹ \[0\] brokerage for purchasing the house.

(2) Smt. Leelaben paid brokerage of ₹ \[0\].

(3) Total brokerage received by the agent is ₹ \[0\].

(4) The cost of house Smt. Deepanjali paid is ₹ \[0\].

(5) The selling price of house for Smt. Leelaben is ₹ \[0\].

#### Solution

(1) Smt. Deepanjali paid \[750000 \times \frac{2}{100}\] = ₹ \[15, 000\] brokerage for purchasing the house.

(2) Smt. Leelaben paid brokerage of ₹ \[15, 000\].

(3) Total brokerage received by the agent is ₹ 15,000 + ₹ 15,000 = ₹ \[30, 000\].

(4) The cost of house Smt. Deepanjali paid is ₹ 7,50,000 + ₹ 15,000 = ₹ \[7, 65, 000\].

(5) The selling price of house for Smt. Leelaben is ₹ 7,50,000 − ₹ 15,000 = ₹ \[7, 35, 000\].