- Coins and notes are used for currency in India.
- Coins are used for small amounts of money and notes are used for large amounts.
- In India, the unit used for money is Rupee (denoted by ₹) and Paisa (denoted by p).
- When written in the figure, Rupees and Paisa are separated by ‘.’

Example:

In words | In figure |
---|---|

Twenty-five rupees and fifty paise | ₹ 25.50 |

Thirty-five rupees and thirty- five paise | ₹ 35.35 |

**Coins:**

**Notes:**

**Relation Between Rupees and Paisa**

- 1 Rupees = 100 Paise

**Conversion of Rupees to Paisa**

- To convert rupees to paise, multiply rupees by 100.
- To convert paisa to rupees, divide paisa by 100.

**Example:**

- 25 Rupees = __________Paise
- 300 Paise = ___________Rupees

**Answer:**

- 25 Rupees = 25 × 100 Paise = 2500 Paise
- 300 Paise = 300
`÷`

100 = 3 Rupees

**Addition and Subtraction of Rupees and Paisa**

**Steps of Addition:**

- Add the paisa. If the result is greater than 100, then subtract 100 from it and carry over 1 to the rupees.
- Add the rupees with carried over 1.

**Example:**

₹ 25.50 + ₹ 32.25

**Answer:**

Hence, ₹ 25.50 + ₹ 32. 25 = ₹ 57.75

**Steps of subtraction:**

- Subtract the paisa.
- Subtract the Rupees.

**Example:**

₹ 32.50 – ₹ 25.25

**Answer:**

Hence, ₹ 32.50 – ₹ 25.25 = ₹ 7. 25

**Real-life problems related on Rupees and Paisa**

**Example 1:**

A bottle of mango Juice costs ₹ 43.50, and a bottle of apple juice costs ₹ 66. 50. What is the difference between the price of the mango juice and the apple juice?

**Answer:**

The difference between the price is: ₹ 66.50 – ₹ 43.50 = ₹ 23

Hence, the difference between the price of the mango juice and the apple juice is ₹ 23.

**Example 2:**

Catherine spends ₹ 80.50 on a rickshaw ride, and ₹ 25.50 on a bus ticket while travelling from her home to the office. How much money did she spend on this trip?

**Answer:**

To travel to the office Catherine’s spend:

₹ 80.50 + ₹ 25.50 = ₹ 105.100 = ₹ 106 (∴ 100 Paise = 1 Rupee)

Hence, the total money she spends to travel to the office is ₹ 106.

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