Posted by **shweta** on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 12:48am.

kailash gave one-third of his money to keshav.keshav gave three-fourth of tha money he received from kailash to saket.if sanket got rs. 900 less than the money kailsh had ,how much money did kesav get from kailash.

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**Joe**, Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 12:49am
sorry i don't understand the question

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**Akshata**, Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 11:32am
dear shweta,

keshav got 3600 from kailash.

Explanation:

let the amount kailash had be x.

kailash gave x/3 to keshav.

keshav gave x/3*3/4 to saket. so saket got x/4 rs.

now from the question, u get that

x/3-x/4=900.

from which u get x=10800.

keshav gets 10800/3= 3600.

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