Chestnuts

Three divisions of nature protectors participated in the collection of chestnut trees.1. the division harvested 1250 kg, the 2nd division by a fifth more than the 1st division and the 3rd division by a sixth more than the second division. How many tons of chestnuts did they collect in total?

Correct answer:

x =  4.5 t

Step-by-step explanation:

a=1250 kg b=a+a/5=1250+1250/5=1500 kg c=b+b/6=1500+1500/6=1750 kg  d=a+b+c=1250+1500+1750=4500 kg  x=d t=d/1000  t=4500/1000  t=4.5 t=92 t



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