Hi there! Have questions about your homework? At Brainly, there are 60 million students who want to help each other learn. Questions are usually answered in less than 10 minutes. Try it for yourself by posting a question! :D

Hi there! Have questions about your homework? At Brainly, there are 60 million students who want to help each other learn. Questions are usually answered in less than 10 minutes. Try it for yourself by posting a question! :D

Kavi and kural each had a number of apples. kavi said to kural if you give me 4 of your apples my number will be thrice yours. kural replied if you give me

26 my number will be twice yours. how many did each have with them?

Certified answers contain reliable, trustworthy information vouched for by a hand-picked team of experts. Brainly has millions of high quality answers, all of them carefully moderated by our most trusted community members, but certified answers are the finest of the finest.

Let the number of apples that kavi has = x number of apples that kural has = y if kural gives kavi 4 apples, x+4 = 3(y-4) ⇒ x+4 = 3y - 12 ⇒ x = 3y -16

if kavi gives kural 26 apples, y+26 = 2(x-26) ⇒ y + 26 = 2x - 52 ⇒ y + 26 = 2(3y-16) -52 ⇒ y + 26 = 6y - 32 -52 ⇒ 26+52+32 = 6y-y ⇒5y = 110 ⇒ y = 110/2 = 22 x = 3×22-16 = 66-16 = 50

Let no of apples with kavi be x no of apples with kural be y. according to problem, x+4=3(y-4) x+4=3y-12 2(x-26)=y+26 y=2x-78 substitute in first one x+4=3(2x-78)-12 x=50,y=22