# Two boys have 480 marbles between them. One arranges them in heaps of 6 marble and the other in heaps of 9 each. If the total no. of heaps is 72, how many marbles does each have?

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by Amity46

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Hence total marblesĀ = 6n + (72-n)x9 = 480 ==> n = 56

Hence one has 56x6 = 336 marbles and the other has (72-56)x9 = 144 marbles