Posted by **Mayank** on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 2:14pm.

Q) Hasan buys two kinds of cloth materials for school uniforms, shirt material costs him Rs 50 per metre and trouser materia l costs him Rs 90 per meter. For every 2 meters of the trouser material he buys 3 meters of shirt material. He sells that material at12% and 10% profit respectively. His total sale is Rs36,660. How much trouser material did he buy?

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**Steve**, Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 11:04pm
profit on shirt material: 10% of 50 = 5.00/meter

profit on trouser: 12% of 90 = 10.8/meter

If he buys s meters of shirt, t meters of trouser, then

2s = 3t

1.10s + 1.12t = 36660

Hmmm. I expected to get integer values, but did not. Better check my math and the problem.

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**neha**, Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 5:15am
hi in which standard r u , its just a simple sum , that means a very stupiod person is trying it out , but well iam the topper of the class i know this question well iam neha

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**shrubhi kumari**, Friday, April 24, 2015 at 12:59am
hasan buys two kinds of cloth material for school uniforms,shirt material that cost him RS50 per meter and trouser material that costs him RS 90 per meter.for every 3 meters of shirt meateril he buys 2 meters of the trouser material.He sells the materials at 12% and 10% profit respectively .His total sale is RS 36,600. how mach trouser material did he bey?

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