Q4. Kirti bookstore sold books worth Rs 2,85,891 in the first week of June and books worth Rs 4,00,768 in the second week of the month. How much was the sale for the two weeks together? In which week was the sale greater and by how much?
Price of books sold in the first week of June = Rs 285891
Price of books sold second week of June= Rs 400768
According to question:
No. of books sold in both weeks together = Rs 285891 + Rs 400768 = Rs 686659
The sale of books is the highest in the second week
Difference in the sale in both weeks = Rs 400768 – Rs 285891 = Rs 114877
Hence, Sale in second week was greater by Rs 114877 than in the first week.