One says, "Give me a hundred, …
Posted by Lucky Don 8 months, 2 weeks ago
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Let the initial amount with them be Rs. x and Rs. y respectively.
Then according to the question:
Multiplying equation (2) by 2, we get:
Subtracting equation (1) from equation (3), we get:
Substitute the vale of x in equation (1), we get:
∴ The friends had Rs. 40 and Rs. 170 with them respectively.