### Primary 6 Problem Sums/Word Problems - Try FREE

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#### Question

John had 1/3 as many erasers as pens.

He went to an orphanage and gave each orphan 4 erasers and 3 pens.

Subsequently, he discovered that he had 6 erasers and 180 pens left.

(a) How many orphans were there in the orphanage?

(b) How many erasers did John have at first?

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 : 18,78
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