# In a lottery there are prizes of rs 100 and rs 500.if the total number of prizes are 200 and the total prize money is rs 50,000, find the number of each prize?

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∴ No. of Rs. 500 prizes = (200-x)

Cost of all Rs. 100 prizes = Rs. 100x

Cost of all Rs. 500 prizes = 500(200-x) = Rs. (100000-500x)

As per question,

50000 = (100000-500x)+100x

=> 500x-100x = 100000-50000

=> 400x = 50000

=> x = 500/4 =