One says, “Give me a hundred, friend! I shall then become twice as rich as you”. The other replies, “If you give me ten, I shall be six times as rich as
you”. Tell me what is the amount of their (respective) capital? [From the Bijaganita of Bhaskara II]
[Hint : x + 100 = 2(y – 100), y + 10 = 6(x – 10)].
NCERT Class X
Mathematics - Mathematics
Chapter _PAIR OF LINEAR EQUATIONS
IN TWO VARIABLES