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Question: A man was engaged on a job for 30 days on the condition that he would get a wage of Rs. 10 for the day he works, but he have to pay a fine of Rs. 2 for each day of his absence. If he gets Rs. 216 at the end, he was absent for work for ... days.
Answer: 7 daysExplanation:The equation portraying the given problem is:10 * x  2 * (30  x) = 216 where x is the number of working days.Solving this we get x = 23Number of days he was absent was 7 (3023) days..


Question: A man was engaged on a job for 30 days on the condition that he would get a wage of Rs. 10 for the day he works, but he have to pay a fine of Rs. 2 for each day of his absence. If he gets Rs. 216 at the end, he was absent for work for ... days. Answer: 7 daysExplanation:The equation portraying the given problem is:10 * x  2 * (30  x) = 216 where x is the number of working days.Solving this we get x = 23Number of days he was absent was 7 (3023) days.. Simple way.... Simple way.... let he haven't work for x day if the man has worked full 30 days he would get a wage of Rs.300. but if he doesnt come for a job he has to loose Rs.12 as he s loosing Rs10 of his wage and Rs.2 as fine. so Rs.10+Rs2=Rs.12 NO OF DAYS = 30 7 daysExplanation:The equation portraying the given problem is:10 * x  2 * (30  x) = 216 where x is the number of working days.Solving this we get x = 23Number of days he was absent was 7 (3023) days.. Source: CoolInterview.com Answered by: shana  Date: 2/23/2009  Contact shanaIf you have the better answer, then send it to us. We will display your answer after the approval Rules to Post Answers in CoolInterview.com:

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