# Thread: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

1. ## F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

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Here's the Question for DAY 6 of Master mind of the day--

Q1) The average weight of books carried by Anjali to school is 2.5 kg. She also carries some algebra books with an average weight of 1.2 kgs.

If Anjali carries books and Algebra books in the ratio of 3:2,then what will be the total weight of her hand bag? (Ignore any other weight such as that of hand bag, stationary, tiffin box etc)

Q2) Mr. and Mrs. Sarabhai were married in 1972, their average age in 1972 was 23 years. On their 4th anniversary they observed that average age of their family had decreased by 4 years as compared to the average age at their time of marriage.

This was due to their daughter Aisha born during this period. What was the age of Aisha in 1980?

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2. ## Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

No one carries hand bag to school and if she does so then the weight of hand bag is ignored as said in the question.

3. ## Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

the age of aisha is 7years.

4. ## Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

the age of aisha is 7years.

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and for 1st question can't be determined.

5. ## Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

@1. No one carries hand bag to school and if she does so then the weight of hand bag is ignored as said in the question.

@2. Age of Aisha is 7 years in 1980...

6. ## Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

1.Weight of her handbag is 'zero' as she is carrying books not 'handbag'. 2.Age of Aisha is 7 years.

7. ## Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

ans to ques. 1- total wt of hand bag [books + bag(bag wt ignored)] = 12.5kg
and if only hand bags wt is asked (in tricky language) then hand bag wt is ignored= 0kg

ans to ques 2- her age in 1980 is 7 yrs.....

8. ## Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

ans1. total weight of her hand bag is 7.5 kg ans 2. age of Aisha in 1980 will be 7 yrs.

9. ## Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

if anjali carries her books in a hand bag it's not possible to find the wieght of the hand-bag..because she can carry any no of books in the same ratio given in the question..it can be 3:2 or 6:4..

10. ## Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

Ans1) The total weight of hand bag shall be minimum 9.9 kg.

Ans2) 7 years

11. ## Re: F! Contest - Master-Mind of the DAY: Day 6

TIME UP!!!

Q1.) Cannot be determined
Q2.)Aisha's age is 7years in 1980

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