# The inheritance

Dad originally decided to bequeath the money to his two sons so that they would share it 8: 7 (older and younger). Then he changed his mind and divided the same amount in the ratio 11: 9 (older and younger). This increased the value of the inheritance for the older son by 925 tolars.

How much did the father send to both sons together?

How much did the father send to both sons together?

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