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As the price of a commodity is reduced by 15%, one person gets 2 kg more of the commodity at Rs. What is the actual value of the product?**
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## Answers ( )

Answer:Let the original price per kg of sugar be Rs. x

Then the reduced price per kg = Rs.

5

4x

Quantity of sugar that can be bought for Rs.160 originally Rs.

x

160

Quantity of sugar that can be bought for Rs.160 with reduced price =Rs.

4x/5

160

=160×

4x

5

Given 160×

4x

5

=

x

160

+

2

5

⇒

x

200

−

x

160

=

2

5

⇒

x

40

=

2

5

⇒x=16

∴ Original price per kg = Rs. 16