# Shekhar is a famous cricket player. He has so far scored 6980 runs in test matches. He wishes to complete 10,000 runs. How many more runs does he need?

**Solution:**

We will be using the concepts of whole numbers and the subtraction of numbers to solve the given problem.

Runs scored by Shekhar = 6980 runs

Total number of runs he wants to complete = 10000 runs

Number of runs he needs to score more to complete 10000 runs in total = 10000 – 6980 = 3020

Thus, 3,020 more runs are required to complete 10,000.

NCERT Solutions Class 6 Maths Chapter 1 Exercise 1.2 Question 2

## Shekhar is a famous cricket player. He has so far scored 6980 runs in test matches. He wishes to complete 10,000 runs. How many more runs does he need?

**Summary:**

Shekhar needs 3020 more runs to complete 10,000 runs in test cricket.

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