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The organiser of an essay competition decided that a winner in the competition gets a prize of ₹100 and a participant who does not win gets a prize of ₹25

the total prize money distributed is ₹3000 find the number of winner if the total number of participents is 63



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Winner of a prize = Rs 100            the runner prize amount = Rs 25

 Total sum = Rs 3, 000

   Let the number of winners be W  and the number of runners = 63 - W

     3, 000 = W * 100 + (63 - W) 25
               = 75 W + 25 * 63
          W = 19

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