1. One-third of Rahul's savings in National Savings Certificate is equal to one-half of his savings in Public Provident Fund. If he has Rs. 1,50,000 as total savings, how much has he saved in Public Provident Fund ?

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By: guest on 01 Jun 2017 05.48 pm

Let savings in N.S.C and P.P.F. be Rs. x and Rs. (150000 - x) respectively. Then, 1 x = 1 (150000 - x) 3 2 x + x = 75000 3 2 5x = 75000 6 x = 75000 x 6 = 90000 5 Savings in Public Provident Fund = Rs. (150000 - 90000) = Rs. 60000