a man buys 3 cows and 8 goats in 47200. instead , if he would have bought 8 cows and 3 goats , he had to pay 53000 more. cost of one cow Share with your friends Share 0 Manoj Malik answered this 12000 0 View Full Answer Thrinadh answered this 3x+8y=47200 and 8x+3y=100200 adding them we get 11x+11y=147400 and subtracting we get 5x– 5y=53000 x+y=13400 and x–y=10600 adding these two final equations we get 2x=24000 x=12000 0