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During the annual Prize giving ceremony,the ratio of the number of gift cards to the number of cash vouchers the school prepared was 5:3. Each class received 4 gift cards and 5 cash vouchers. After all the classes had received their gift cards and cash vouchers , there were no more cash vouchers left but there were 78 gift cards left . How many cash vouchers were given out to all the classes?

Answer

number of gift cards : number of cash vouchers
5 : 3
25 : 15

4 : 5 (Each class received)
12 : 15

25 – 12 = 13
78/13 = 6
6 x 12 = 72

Ans : 72 gift cards.

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