FREE Video Lesson Worth $20! Access 10000 Questions From P1 to P6! Access 300 Hours of Video Explanations! Video Tutorials to Tough PSLE Questions!
Primary 6 Problem Sums/Word Problems - Try FREE
- Attempting as Guest
- Attempt Mode: Attempt Single Question
Patricia and Diana buy a certain number of lipsticks from a shop.
If Patricia gives away 2 lipsticks per month and Diana gives away 1 lipstick per month, Patricia will have 80 lipsticks left when Diana has given away all her lipsticks.
If Patricia gives away 1 lipstick per month and Diana gives away 2 lipsticks per month, Patricia will have 119 lipsticks left when Diana has given away all her lipsticks.
(a) How many lipsticks did Patricia buy?
(b) If each lipstick cost 80¢, how much did they spend on the lipsticks altogether?
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
2. Round your answer off to 2 decimal places