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NCERT: Math-Magic Solutions for Class-3, Chapter-14:Rupees and Paise

**Rupees and Paise ** deals with the concept of money. This
chapter have exercises on adding and subtracting amounts, converting rupee to
paise, rate charts and bills.

The solutions for Math-Magic Chapter-14 have been created and verified by our experienced subject matter experts, according to the CBSE syllabus and guidelines of NCERT. For practice, our subject matter experts have created very interactive, activity-based, and Image-based worksheets on these topics to enhance learning

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### Question and Answers

**Chapter 14: Rupees and Paise **

**Money Game**

**Question 1 : **Use notes and coins to show the
following amounts of money (You can also keep some money in the
purse you had made).

a. 4 rupees 75 paise

b. 78 rupees

c. 130 rupees

d. 8 rupees 75 paise

e. 53 rupees

**Answer : **Answers may vary. You can show the given
amount by combining different notes and coins. Sample answers are:

a. Use four 1-rupee notes, one 50-paise coin, and one 25- paise coin to show 4 rupees 75 paise.

b. Use one 50-rupee note, one 20-rupee note, one 5-rupee note, one 2- rupee note, and one 1-rupee note to show 78 rupees.

c. Use one 100-rupee note, one 20-rupee note, and one 10-rupee note to show 130 rupees.

d. Use one 5-rupee note, one 2-rupee note, one 1-rupee note, one 50- paise coin, and one 25-paise coin to show 8 rupees 75 paise.

e. Use one 50-rupee note, one 2-rupee note, and one 1-rupee note to show 53 rupees.

**Question 2 : ** Write the amounts of money shown by
the notes and coins around yourself

a

b

c

d

**Answer : **

a.

Notes and Coins |
Number of Notes and Coins |
Amount |

50-rupee | 1 | 50-rupee |

20-rupee | 1 | 20-rupee |

2-rupee | 3 | 3 × 2 = Rs 6 |

25-paisa | 3 | 3 × 25 =75 paise |

Hence, the total amount shown is: Rs 50 + Rs 20 + Rs 6 + 75 Paisa = Rs 76 and 75 paise

b. 100 paise = 1 rupee

Notes and Coins |
Number of Notes and Coins |
Amount |

20-rupee | 1 | Rs 20 |

2-rupee | 5 | 2 × 5 = Rs 10 |

1-rupee | 1 | 2 × 5 = Rs 10 |

50-paisa | 7 | 50 × 7 = 350 = Rs 3 and 50 paise |

25-paisa | 5 | 5 × 25 = 125 = Rs 1 and 25 paise |

Hence, the total amount shown is:

Rs 20 + Rs10 + Rs 1 + Rs 3 + Rs 1 + 50 paise + 25 Paise

= Rs 35 and 75 paise

c. 100 paise = 1 rupee

Notes and Coins |
Number of Notes and Coins |
Amount |

Rs 500 | 1 | Rs 500 |

Rs 100 | 1 | Rs 100 |

Rs 50 | 1 | Rs 50 |

Rs 10 | 1 | Rs 10 |

Rs 5 | 2 | 5 × 2 = Rs 10 |

Rs 2 | 3 | 2 × 3 = Rs 6 |

Rs 1 | 2 | 1 × 2 = Rs 2 |

50-paisa | 7 | 7 × 50 = 350 = Rs 3 and 50 paise |

25- paisa | 11 | 11 × 25 = 275 = Rs 2 and 75 paise |

Hence, the total amount shown is:

Rs 500 + Rs 100 + Rs 50 + Rs 10 + Rs 10 + Rs 6 + Rs 2 + Rs 3 + Rs 2
+ 50 paise + 75 paise

= Rs 683 and 125 paise

= Rs 684 and 25 paise

d.

Notes and Coins |
Number of Notes and Coins |
Amount |

Rs 100 | 1 | Rs 100 |

Rs 50 | 1 | Rs 50 |

Rs 10 | 1 | Rs 10 |

Rs 5 | 2 | 2 × 5 = Rs 10 |

Rs 2 | 2 | 2 × 2 = Rs 4 |

Rs 1 | 3 | 3 ×1 = Rs 3 |

25-Paisa | 1 | 25-Paisa |

Hence, the total amount shown is:

Rs 100 + Rs 50 + Rs 10 + Rs 10 + Rs 4 + Rs 3 + 25 paise

= Rs 177 and 25 paise

**Shopping**

**Question 3 : **Can you see a pattern in the way
each block is repeated?Without using a pencil or paper, find out
the cost of:

a. One ball and one toy car Rs ______

b. One notebook and two pencils Rs_______

c. Two bananas and a glass of milk Rs _______

d. One doll and a ball Rs________

e. One glass of lemon juice and a packet of biscuits Rs ________

**Answer : **Observe the blocks in the given image.
Blocks are placed upwards and downwards in a pattern. So, there is
a pattern.

a. See the cost of one ball and one toy car from the given picture
and add mentally.

Rs 7 + Rs 15 = Rs 22

Hence, the correct answer is Rs 22.

b. To find the cost of 2 pencils, see the cost per pencil in the
given picture and double it mentally.

2 × Rs 2.50 = Rs 5

Now, add the cost of one notebook to Rs

5 + 5 = 10

Hence, the correct answer is Rs 10.

c. To find the cost of 2 bananas, see the cost of one banana in
the given picture and double it mentally.

2 × Rs 1.50 = Rs 3

Now add the cost of a glass of milk to Rs 3

3 + 3. 50 = 6. 50

Hence, the correct answer is Rs 6.50.

d. See the cost of a doll and a ball in the given picture and add
them mentally.

8 + 7 = 15

Hence, the correct answer is Rs 15.

e. See the cost of one glass of lemon juice and a packet of
biscuits in the given picture and add them mentally.

3 + 4.50 = 7.50

Hence, the correct answer is Rs 7.50.

**Question 4 : **Find out the total cost of:

a. One toy giraffe, one copy and a glass of lemon juice

b. One glass of milk, one packet of biscuits and a banana

c. One notebook, two pencils and two erasers

d. Two tops, three toffees and two bananas

**Answer : **

a. From the given picture, one giraffe is for Rs 6.50, one copy is
for Rs 5, and one glass of lemon juice is for Rs 3. Add 6.50, 5,
and 3 to find the total cost.

6.50 + 5 + 3 = 14.50

Hence, the correct answer is Rs 14.50.

b. From the given picture, a glass of milk is for Rs 3.50, one
packet of biscuits is for Rs 4.50, and a banana is for Rs 1.50.
Add the values to find the total cost.

3.50 + 4.50 + 1.50 = 9.50

Hence, the correct answer is Rs 9.50.

c. From the given picture, a notebook is for Rs 5, a pencil is for
Rs. 2.50, so two pencils will cost Rs 5.

An eraser is for Rs 1, so 2 erasers will cost Rs 2 Add these
values to find the total cost.

5 + 5 + 2 = 12

Hence, the correct answer is Rs 12.

d.From the given picture, one top is for Rs 2. So, the cost of 2
tops is

2 × Rs 2 = Rs 4

One toffee is for Rs. 0.50. So, the cost of 3 toffees is:

3 × Rs 0.50 = Rs 1.50

One banana is for Rs 1.50. So, the cost of 2 bananas is 2 × Rs
1.50 = Rs 3.00.

Now, add the costs.

4 + 1.50 + 3.00 = 8.50

Hence, the correct answer is Rs 8.50.

**Question 5 : **What can you buy if you have a
twenty-rupee note?

**Answer : **Do it by yourself. Answers can vary.
Sample answers are:

a. A ball, a doll, and a notebook.

Rs 7 + Rs 8 + Rs 5 = Rs 20

b. A top, a car, and a glass of lemon juice.

Rs 2 + Rs 15 + Rs 3 = Rs 20

c. A car, a glass of milk, and a banana.

Rs 15 + Rs 3.50 + Rs 1.50 = Rs 20

d. Two giraffes, two pencils, and two rubbers.

Rs 13 + Rs 5 + Rs 1 = Rs 20

**Question 6 : **
You need to make a cash memo for the things you bought. Before
adding, first guess how much money will be needed. Then find the
total and check your guess.

**Answer : **The complete patterns are shown below.Do
it by yourself as directed. Following is a sample answer. We
bought a ball, a doll, and a notebook with 20 rupees. Following is
the cash memo.

**Question 7 : **Check the cash memos and correct
them if you find a mistake.

**Answer : **The correct answer is:

**Question 8 : **Add the following:

**Answer : **

The correct answers are:

**Question 9 : **Subtract the following:

**Answer : **
The correct answers are:

**Question 10: **You have 30 rupees with you. Find
out how much money will be left after buying the following
items:

a. One ball, one doll, and one toy giraffe. Total cost _______.
Money left_______

b. Two bananas, one pack of biscuits, and two glasses of lemon
juice. Total cost ________. Money left _______

c. Three notebooks, two pencils, and two erasers. Total cost
_________. Money left _________.

**Answer : **

a. Cost of one ball, one doll, and one giraffe are Rs 7, Rs 8, and
Rs 6.50 respectively.

Total cost = Rs7 + Rs 8 + Rs 6.50 = Rs 21.50.

From 30 rupees the money left is:

Rs 30 – Rs 21.50 = Rs 8.50

Hence, total cost Rs 21.50. Money left Rs 8.50.

b. Cost of Two bananas, one pack of biscuits, and two glasses of
juice are Rs 3.00, Rs 4.50, and Rs 6.00, respectively.

Total cost = Rs 3 + Rs 4.50 + Rs 6 = Rs 9 + Rs 4.50 = Rs 13.50

From 30 rupees, the money left is:

Rs 30 – Rs13.50 = Rs 16.50

Hence, total cost Rs13.50. Money left Rs16.50.

c. Cost of three notebooks, two pencils, and two erasers are Rs
15, Rs 5.00, and Rs 2, respectively.

Therefore, the total cost = Rs 15 + Rs 5 + Rs 2 = Rs 20 + Rs2 = Rs
22

From 30 rupees, the money left is:

Rs30 – Rs22 = Rs 8

Hence, total cost Rs 22. Money left Rs 8.

**Practice Time**

**Question 11 : **Three friends wanted to buy a
cricket bat and ball. Bina had Rs 48.50, Raman had Rs 55.50 and
Venu had Rs 38.00. How much money did they have in all?

**Answer : **

Add the given amounts to find the total.

Rs 48.50 + Rs 55.50 + Rs 38.00 = Rs 142.00

Hence, in total they have Rs 142.

**Question 12 : **Subtract 62.50 from 100 to find the
remaining amount

**Answer : **Subtract 62.50 from 100 to find the
remaining amount.

Hence, he will get back Rs 37.50.

**Question 13 : **Gita and her friends went shopping.
She bought things for Rs 58, Rs 37, and Rs 22. Gita had a
hundred-rupee note. How much money should she borrow from her
friends to pay the bill?

**Answer : ** She bought the things for Rs 58, Rs 37,
and Rs 22. Total amount spent is:

Rs 58 + Rs 37 + Rs 22 = Rs117

Since she had Rs 100, subtract Rs 100 from Rs 117 to find the
difference.

Rs 117 – Rs 100 = Rs 17

Hence, she should borrow Rs 17.

**Question 14 : **Mumbai News

Children Freed from Factory

10 young children working in a bangle factory were set free today.
A news reporter and the police found them in a sad condition. The
factory made the children work very hard. It paid them only Rs 80
a day. The children are happy to go back to their homes in their
village. They will go to a special school so that they can learn
to study like other children their age. By making children work,
the factory tries to save money. The police will now take action.
Let us see how much money the factory tries to save.

Money 1 older worker should get = Rs 513 a day

Money 1 child is paid = Rs 80 a day

On 1 person the factory saves Rs 513 – _____ = Rs 433 a day

On 10 persons the factory saves

Rs 433 × 10 = Rs _____ a day.

**Answer : **
To find the savings of the company on a child per day, subtract
the money a child gets for a day from the money an older person
gets for a day.

Rs 513 − Rs 80 = Rs 433

Therefore, the correct answer is:

Rs 513 – Rs 80 = Rs 433 a day

Now, to find the savings of the company on 10 children per day,
multiply Rs 433 by 10.

Rs 433 × 10 = Rs 4330.

Hence, the factory saves Rs 4330 per day on 10 children.

**Find Out**

**Question 15 : **In your area there are shops or
factories where young children are made to work? Talk to some of
these children. How much are they paid there?

**Answer : **
Do it by yourself. Child labour is a crime.

**Train Journey**

**Question 16 : **This train goes from New Jalpaiguri
to Guwahati. On its way, it stops at New Mal, Alipurduar and
Goalpara stations. The cost of a rail ticket to different stations
is given in the table.

Find the distance:

a. From New Mal to Guwahati _____

b. Between New Mal and Goalpara______

c. From Alipurduar to Guwahati______

d. Between New Mal and Alipurduar______

e. From Goalpara to Guwahati_______

**Answer : **

a. New Mal is 57 km from New Jalpaiguri, and Guwahati is 495 km
from New Jalpaiguri. Subtract 57 from 495 to get the distance
between New Mal and Guwahati.

495 – 57 = 438

Hence, the correct answer is 438 km.

b. New Mal is 57 km from New Jalpaiguri, and Goalpara is 366 km
from New Jalpaiguri. Subtract 57 from 366 to get the distance
between New Mal and Goalpara.

366 – 57 = 309

Hence, the correct answer is 309 km.

c. Alipurduar is 175 km from New Jalpaiguri, and Guwahati is 495
km from New Jalpaiguri. Subtract 175 from 495 to get the distance
between Alipurduar and Guwahati.

435 – 175 =

Hence, the correct answer is 320 km.

d. Alipurduar is 175 km from New Jalpaiguri, and New Mal is 57 km
from New Jalpaiguri. Subtract 57 from 175 to get the distance
between Alipurduar and New Mal.

175 – 57 = 118

Hence, the correct answer is 118 km.

e. Goalpara is 366 km from New Jalpaiguri, and Guwahati is 495 km
from New Jalpaiguri. Subtract 366 from 495 to get the distance
between Goalpara and Guwahati.

495 – 366 = 129

Hence, the correct answer is 129 km

**Find the cost of tickets:**

**Question 17 : **

a. Bhupen is going from New Jalpaiguri to Alipurduar. What
is the cost of his ticket?

b. Indira has to go from New Jalpaiguri to Goalpara. How much does
she pay for the ticket?

c. Debu, Shoma and Gobind are going from New Jalpaiguri to New
Mal. What amount will they pay for three tickets? They give a Rs
50 note for the tickets. How much money will they get back?

**Answer : **

a From the given table, the fare is Rs 28.

b. From the given table, the fare is Rs 49.50.

c. From the given table the fare of 1 ticket is Rs 12.50.
Therefore, the fare for 3 tickets is:

Rs 12.50 + Rs12.50 + Rs12. 50 = Rs 37.50

If they give 50 rupees note for the tickets then they will get
back

Hence the correct answer is Rs 12.50.