# What is the Amount Paid?

A, B, C, D went to a hotel and planned to share the bill equally. But afterwards they changed their plan and to pay proportional to consumption A paid 240, B & C paid equally, D paid only half the amount that he should have paid based on the first plan. What is the amount paid by B?
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#### pravesh28 Profile Answers by pravesh28 Questions by pravesh28

• Nov 7th, 2010

ans -160

jus suppose 1st plan all paid x rs means individually x/4
2nd plan

x eqals= 240+x/4+x/4+x/8
solving x equals 640
so
paid by B is x/4
160

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#### srikanth

• Sep 30th, 2011

120

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#### sivaraj6389 Profile Answers by sivaraj6389

• Jan 20th, 2012

total(x)=240+x/4+x/4+x/8(a+b+c+d)
x=(1920+2x+2x+x)/8
8x=1920+5x
8x-5x=1920
3x=1920
x=640
Amount paid by b=x/4=640/4=160

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