51 litre and 750 millilitre of milk is filled in 23 bottles each of the same size

51 litre and 750 millilitre of milk is filled in 23 bottles each of the same size. The quantity of milk in 16 bottles is
(a) 36 litre
(b) 37 litre and 600 millilitre
(c) 34 litre and 400 mililitre
(d) 35 litre

Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 27th February 2016 in Maths.
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Answer: (a) 36 liters 

Solution:-
Total milk filled in 23 bottles = 51 liters and 750 milliliters
Therefore, milk filled in a bottle = 51.750/23
= 2.25 liters

Thus, the quantity of milk filled in 16 bottles = 16 x 2.25
= 36 liters

Hence, the correct answer is option (a) 36 liters.

Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 27th February 2016.
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