Sick

Six seamstresses should make 60 shirts in five business days. After three days two seamstresses were sick. How many days have the remaining seamstresses to finish contract?

Correct result:

t =  3

Solution:

a=60/(5 6)=2 b=603 6 a=603 6 2=24 t=ba (62)=242 (62)=3



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