of a box of sweets is divided among 24 children, they will get 5 sweets each . How many would each get , if the number of children is reduced by 4 About the author Kinsley

Each child gets = 5 sweets 24 children will get 24\times5=12024×5=120 sweets. Total number of sweets = 120 If number of children is reduced by 4, then children left = 24 – 4 = 20 Now each child will get sweets = \frac{120}{20}=6 20 120 =6 sweets. Hence, each sent will get 6 sweets. Reply

Each child gets = 5 sweets

24 children will get 24\times5=12024×5=120 sweets.

Total number of sweets = 120

If number of children is reduced by 4, then children left = 24 – 4 = 20

Now each child will get sweets = \frac{120}{20}=6

20

120

=6 sweets.

Hence, each sent will get 6 sweets.