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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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sorry i don't understand the question

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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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