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Three fourth of the weight of a bunch of grapes is equivalent to three fifths of the weight

of papaya,if the grapes weigh (X+28)pound. what is the weight of papaya in terms of X.


Let weight of grapes be 'g'and that of papaya be 'p'. Then  \frac{3}{4} g= \frac{3}{5}  p.. Given that g=(x+28). Then weight of papaya, p=5x/4 + 35.
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Weight of grapes = g
Weight of papaya = p

It is given that,
g =  \frac{3}{5} X p

x+28 =  \frac{3}{5} p

p =  \frac{3x + 84}{5}

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