Peter and paul each had an equal amount of money . each day peter spent dhs.36 and paul spent dhs48 . when paul used up all of his money . peter still had dhs 240 left . how much money did each of them have at first

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Let the money Peter and Paul have on first day be Dhs xLet the number of days they spent money be Dhs y.According to question,x=36y+240                ...(1)x=48y                           ...(2)Equating eq(1) and (2), we get36y+240=48y240=12yy=20And x=4820x=960Therefore Peter and Paul have Dhs 960 on first day.

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