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A, B and C hire a coffee vending machine. A uses it for 2 hours and prepares 4 cups, B uses it for 9 hours and prepares 5 cups and C uses it for 8 hours and prepares 4 cups. If the total rent is Rs. 510, how much should A pay?


Rs. 48.


Rs. 58.


Rs. 38.


Rs. 68.

Ans: a

Sum of the cup-hours is 4 × 2 + 9 × 5 + 8 × 4 = 85. Share of A = ${4 × 2}/85$ × 510 = Rs. 48.

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