Q. 2.     Change the following statements using expressions into statements in ordinary language. (For example, Given Salim scores r runs in a cricket match, Nalin scores (r + 15) runs. In ordinary language – Nalin scores 15 runs more than Salim.)

            (a) A notebook costs `Rs.p.A book costs Rs.3p.

            (b) Tony puts q marbles on the table. He has 8\; q marbles in his box.

            (c) Our class has n students. The school has 20\; n students.

            (d) Jaggu is z years old. His uncle is 4\; z years old and his aunt is (4\; z-3) years old.

            (e) In an arrangement of dots there are r rows. Each row contains 5 dots.


Answers (1)
S seema garhwal

(a) A book cost 3 times the cost of a notebook.

(b) The number of marbles in the box is 8 times marbles on the table.

(c) The total number of students in school is 20 times that in our class.

(d) Jaggu's uncle's age is 4 times the age of Jaggu. Jaggu's aunt is 3 years younger than his uncle.

(e) The total number of dots is 5 times the number of rows.