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Sarin’s family and Ramadan Part 15 (Math Question)


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You can read the posting on Sarin’s family and Ramadan in Welcome page about story of Sarin’s family during Ramadan.

Read the posting on Sarin learns Symbol, Algebra and Equation in school (Math Concept) to understand the concept of Algebra Expression.

To read also the postings on Sarin learns the concept of Fraction (mathematics concept) to understand the concept of Fraction.

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Upper primary school mathematics question UPQ518

During Ramadan, Sarin’s mother baked two types of cakes as the family contribution to the mosque for consume after breaking fast. She baked 24 more chocolate cakes than strawberry cakes. 2/3 of the chocolate cakes and ¾ of the strawberry cakes were consumed during dinner when breaking fast. At the end of the dinner, there were 71 cakes left.

(a) How many chocolate cakes did Sarin’s mother bake altogether?

(b) How many strawberry cakes did Sarin’s mother sell?

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