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Subject :IMO    Class : Class 6

Ashima bought 23 things from the market. She bought five more jeans than shirts and two fewer watches than jeans. If x represents the number of shirts in total, then which sentence can be used to find how many of each thing are bought?

A x + (x + 5) + (x + 3) = 23
B x + (x - 5) + (x - 3) = 23
C (x + 5) + (x + 3) = 23
D x + (x + 3) = 23


Ans 1:

Class : Class 5

Ans 2:

Class : Class 6

Ans 3:

Class : Class 6

Ans 4: (Master Answer)

Class : Class 1

(A): Number of shirts bought by Ashima = x
∴ Number of jeans bought by her = x + 5
∴ Number of watches bought by her
= (x + 5) – 2 = x + 3
∴ Total number of things bought by her
x + (x + 5) + (x + 3) = 23


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