# Hairu shares his stickers part 55 (Math Question)

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Upper primary school mathematics question UPQ445

Hairu and Fatimah had an equal number of stickers. Hairu gave away 48 of his stickers while Fatimah gave away 60 of her stickers, Hairu now had twice as many stickers as Fatimah. How many stickers did each of them have at first?

Solution:

Both of them have the same number of stickers at first

Per the model,

1 unit = 60 – 48 = 12

The number of stickers each of them have = 12 + 60 = 72

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