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# A and B have a total of \$220 between them. Find the amount with A?

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A and B have a total of \$220 between them. Find the amount with A?

1) If A gives \$5 to B, the difference of the amounts with A and B will be \$10.
2) If B gives \$10 to A, the difference of the amount with them will be \$20.

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Originally posted by aa008 on 10 Oct 2018, 10:19.
Last edited by chetan2u on 10 Oct 2018, 20:24, edited 1 time in total.
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10 Oct 2018, 20:22
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A and B have a total of \$220 between them. Find the amount with A?

1) If A gives \$5 to B, the difference of the amounts with A and B will be \$10.
A+B=220..
Now A=A-5 and B =B+5
A-5-(B+5)=10....A-B=20 so A=120 and B=100
But it could be B+5-A+5=10.....B=A=110
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2) If B gives \$10 to A, the difference of the amount with them will be \$20.
A+B=220..
Now A=A+10 and B =B-10
A+10-(B-10)=20....A-B=0 so A= B=110
But it could be B-10-A-10=20.....B-A=40, so B=130 and A=90
Insufficient

Combined
A=B=110
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