A person spends 30% of his total money for the purchase of land. 40% of the balance is spent on repairs to the house. He distributes the remaining amount equally among his two daughters and his wife. Each of his daughter and wife gets Rs22400. Find the amount spent on the purchase of land.
Let total money =Rs.100 Spend on land purchase =Rs.30 Remaining balance =100−30=Rs.70 Spend on house purchase =40% of 70 10040×70=Rs.28 Remaining balance =70−28=Rs.42 Then, the person divides Rs.42 among two daughters and wife equally. Each gets =342=Rs.14 If each gets 14 Rs. then total money =Rs.100 If each gets 22400 Rs then total money =14100×22400=Rs.160000 Spend on land purchase=30% of 160000 10030×160000=Rs.48000