25 Bags of wheat weighing 40 kg costs Rs.2750. Find the cost of 35 bags, if each bag weighs 50 kg?
We'll use the Unitary method to find the cost.
Answer: If 25 Bags of Wheat Weighing 40 kg Costs Rs.2750, the Cost of 35 Bags, if each Bag Weighs 50 kg is Rs.4812.50
Let's find the cost of 35 bags, if each bag weighs 50 kg
Given: Cost of 25 bags of wheat weighing 40 kg is Rs.2750
Let's find the total weight of 25 bags containing 40kg wheat each
25 × 40 = 1000kg
Therefore, the cost of 1000 kg of wheat = Rs.2750
Cost of 1kg wheat is = 2750/1000 = Rs.2.75
Let's find the total weight of 35 bags containing 50kg wheat each
35 × 50 = 1750kg
Hence, cost of 1750kg of wheat = cost of wheat per kg × 1750
= 2.75 × 1750