# A new computer costs Rs 1,00,000. The depreciation of computers is very high as new models with better technological advantages are coming into the market. The depreciation is as high as 50% every year. How much will the cost of computer be after two years

**Solution:**

Depreciation = 50%

Cost of New Computer = Rs.100,000

The value of the computer after one year = Rs. 100,000 - 0.5 × 100,000 = Rs. 50,000

The Value of the computer after 2nd year = Rs. 50,000 - 0.5 × 50,000 = Rs. 25000

**✦ ****Try This:** A new computer costs Rs 1,00,000. The depreciation of computers is very high as new models with better technological advantages are coming into the market. The depreciation is as high as 90% every year. How much will the cost of computer be after two years?

Depreciation = 90%

Cost of New Computer = Rs.100,000

The value of the computer after one year = Rs. 100,000 - 0.9 × 100,000 = Rs. 10,000

The Value of the computer after 2nd year = Rs. 10,000 - 0.9 × 10,000 = Rs. 1000

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## A new computer costs Rs 1,00,000. The depreciation of computers is very high as new models with better technological advantages are coming into the market. The depreciation is as high as 50% every year. How much will the cost of computer be after two years

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A new computer costs Rs 1,00,000. The depreciation of computers is very high as new models with better technological advantages are coming into the market. The depreciation is as high as 50% every year. The cost of the computer after two years will be Rs. 25000

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