A sum of rs.3000 is to be given in the form of 63 prizes.if the prize money is either rs.100 or rs.25 find the number of prizes of each type



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Let the no. of prizes bearing Rs 100 = xThen, no. of prizes bearing Rs 25 = 63  xValue of Rs 100 prizes = Rs 100xValue of Rs 25 prizes = Rs[25(63x)] = Rs (1575  25x)  According to question :100x + 1575  25x = 300075x = 1425x = 142575 = 19So, no. of prizes bearing Rs 100 =x =   19No. of prizes bearing Rs 25 = 63  x = 63 - 19 = 44

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