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# If the wages of 12 workers for 5 days are Rs.7500, find the wages of 17 workers for 6 days.

Hint:

**Hint:**

Unitary methods: The unitary method is a method in which we find the value of a unit and then the value of a required number of units. For example, If 10 apples cost is 100 rupees, 1 apple will cost 10 rupees and if we are asked to find the cost of 100 apples, we can find it by multiplying 100 with cost of 1 apple.

## The correct answer is: Rs.12750.

### Step 1 of 2:

It is given that Rs.7500 is the wages of 12 workers for 5 days.

Wage of 1 worker for 1 day =

= = Rs.125

Step 2 of 2:

Now we are asked to find the total wages of 17 workers for 6 days.

Total wages = Wage of 1 worker for 1 day No. of workers No. of days

=125 17 6

=Rs.12750

Final Answer:

Hence, the wages of 17 workers for 6 days are Rs.12750.

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