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#6401 2019-06-04 00:20:35

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#4494. Find the value of n.

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#6402 2019-06-05 00:44:22

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#4495.Find the fourth proportional to 0.12, 0.21, and 8?


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#6403 2019-06-06 00:47:26

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#4496. Greatest Common Divisor (Highest Common Factor) and Least Common Multiple of x and y are 3 and 105. respectively. If x + y = 36, find the value of

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#6404 2019-06-07 00:33:46

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#4497. A polygon has 27 diagonals. Find the number of sides of the polygon.


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#6405 2019-06-08 00:21:13

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#4498. Cost price of 100 books is equal to the selling price of 60 books. Find the gain or loss percentage.


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#6406 2019-06-09 00:49:29

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#4499. Find the remainder when

is divided by 5.


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#6407 2019-06-10 00:33:32

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#4500. The sum of five consecutive numbers is 250. What is the difference between the sum of the smallest and the largest number and the square of the middle number?


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#6408 2019-06-11 00:45:34

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#4501. A wire 25 centimeters long is bent in the form of a rectangle of area 25 square centimeters. Find the length of the longer side.


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#6409 2019-06-12 01:12:40

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#4502. Two trains each 220 meter long are traveling at 45 kilometers per hour and 54 kilometers per hour in opposite directions. They will cross each other in what time?


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#6410 2019-06-13 00:37:41

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#4503. If ten friends shake hands mutually, then find the number of handshakes.


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#6411 2019-06-14 17:19:29

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#4504. The Greatest Common Divisor and Least Common Multiple of two numbers are 44 and 264 respectively. If the first number is divided by 2, the quotient is 44. Find the other number.


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#6412 2019-06-15 15:24:22

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#4505.A machine is marked at $7500 for sale. The shopkeeper allows successive discounts of 8%, 5%, and 2% on it. Find the net Selling Price.


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#6413 2019-06-16 00:41:16

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#4506. A coin is tossed thrice. Find the probability of of exactly two heads showing up.


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#6414 2019-06-17 00:42:31

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#4507. 'A' is thrice as good a workman as 'B', therefore able to finish a job is 60 days less than 'B'. Working together, in how many days will they do it?


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#6415 2019-06-18 00:55:37

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#4508. Simplify:

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#6416 2019-06-18 14:30:29

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#6417 2019-06-18 15:16:15

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Good attempt, Monox D. I-Fly!

#4509. The Least Common Multiple and the Greatest Common Divisor of the numbers 28 and 42 are in the ratio _________.


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#6418 2019-06-18 20:15:12

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#6419 2019-06-19 00:18:26

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The solution #4509 is correct. Excellent, Monox D. I-Fly!

#4510. A 260 meter long train crosses a platform thrice its length is 80 seconds. What is the speed of the train in kilometers per hour?


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#6420 2019-06-20 14:53:43

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#4511. Sum of square of first number and cube of second number is 568 together. Also, square of second number is 15 less than square of 8. What is the value of three-fifth of the first number? (assuming both numbers are positive).


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#6421 2019-06-20 19:26:24

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#6422 2019-06-21 00:59:50

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Brilliant, Monox D. I-Fly! The solution #4511 is correct!

#4512. The length of a rectangle is 20% more than its breadth. What will be the ratio of the area of this rectangle to the area of a square whose side is equal to the breadth of the rectangle?


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#6423 2019-06-22 14:59:24

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#4513. The ratio of the number of boys and girls in a college is 7 : 8. If the percentage increase in the number of boys and girls be 20% and 10% respectively, what will be the new ratio?


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#6424 2019-06-23 15:23:31

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#4514. A businessman allows a discount of 10% on the marked price.  How much above the cost price must he mark his goods to make a profit of 17%?


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#6425 2019-06-25 00:52:41

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#4515. Evaluate:

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