What is the rectangular field?

The breadth of a rectangle is 25 m. The total cost of laying a grass bed on this field was Rs. 12375 at the rate of Rs. 15 per sq. m. What is the rectangular field?

  1. 27 m
  2. 30 m
  3. 33 m
  4. 32 m
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 3rd June 2015 in Maths.
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    Answer:(3) 33 m
    The breadth of the rectangle = 25 m
    Cost of a grass bed on this field  = Rs.12375
    Cost of per sq. m. = Rs.15

    Therefore, the area of the field = 12375/15
    = 825 m2
    Let be the length is X mitre.
    Area of rectangle = Length x breadth
    X x 25 = 825
    X = 825/25
    X = 33 mitres

    Hence, the length is 33 mitres of a rectangle field.

    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 3rd June 2015.
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