FREE Video Lesson Worth $20! Access 10000 Questions From P1 to P6! Access 300 Hours of Video Explanations! Video Tutorials to Tough PSLE Questions!

Or use your Email address

### Primary 5 Problem Sums/Word Problems - Try FREE

- Whole Numbers And Fractions: Time for a little challenge! > Whole Numbers & Fractions Exercise 31 > 2
- Attempting as Guest
- Attempt Mode: Attempt Single Question

**Score :**

(Single Attempt)

**Question
**

There were some coins in box A and box B at first.

The number of coins in box A was `5/9` as many as in box B.

Mary transferred 160 coins from box B to box A.

In the end, she found that there was an equal number of coins in both boxes.

(a) How many more coins were there in box B than box A at first?

(b) Find the total number of coins in both boxes in the end.

* Notes to students:*

*If the question above has parts, (e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12*

The correct answer is :

**320,1120**