As per the will of a person ,1/3 of his savings goes to his wife ,5/12 of what is left to each of his two sons and rest to his daughter.If daughter recieved Rs 50,000, what is the total assets
Let the total savings be Rs. x.
one-third goes to his wife, that is, .
now, Savings left are
Five-twelfth of remaining is left to each of his two sons, thus,
share of each son =
His daughter received rest of the savings and her share is Rs 50000.
So the equation becomes,
Thus, his total savings are Rs 450000