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A bonus of Rs. 1000 is to be divided among three people so that Rohit receives twice as much as Sachin, who receives one-fifth as much as Gagan. How much

money should Gagan receive ?


Let Sachin (Tendulkar) gets Rs. x
Therefore , Rohit (Sharma) gets Rs.2*x=2x
Given,Sachin gets 1/5 of what Gagan(???) gets.
Therefore, Gagan gets=Rs.x*5=Rs.5x
Total money=Rs.1000
Therefore, By the condition,
Therefore, Sachin gets Rs.125,
Rohit Gets Rs.125*2=Rs.250
and Gagan gets Rs.125*5=Rs.675.
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sachin receives an amount of = k
rohit receives an amount of = 2k
gagan receives an amount of = 5k
sum of the amount that was received by them = 1000
k+5k+2k = 1000
8k = 1000
k =  \frac{1000}{8}
k = 125
gagan receives an amount of 5k = 5×125
                                               = 625

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