# A notebook and a pen together cost Rs.162. The cost of the pen is Rs.30 more than five times the cost of the notebook. Find the cost of notebook and the pen.

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The cost of notebook and pen together is 162.

The cost of pen is 30+5x.

Accordingly,

30+5x+x=162.

> 30+6x=162.

> 6x=132.

> x=22.

The cost of notebook is Rs. 22.

The cost of pen is Rs. (30+5*22)= Rs. 140.