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If A and B are two friends and sold tickets for Rs. 3800. If A sold 11/8 times as that by B, how much did each of them sell.

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Not clear whether you mean 11/8 (eleven eighths) or
1 1/8 (one and one-eighth)?

B + 11/8B = 3800

Solve for B then A.

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