A tailor has 37.5 metres of cloth and he has to make 8 pieces out of a metre of cloth. How many pieces can he make out of this cloth ?



A tailor has 37.5 metres of cloth and he has to make 8 pieces out of a metre of cloth. How many pieces can he make out of this cloth ?

A. 320

B. 360

C. 400

D. None of these

Answer : D. None of these


Explanation:

    The tailor has to make 8 piece from 1 metre.
    Length of each piece = (1/8) m
                      = 0.125 m
    Required no of pieces = (37.5/0.125)
                       = (375 * 100) / 125
                       = 300.


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