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Santosh K.

asked • 09/22/18

125 labourers finish a construction work in 24 days. how many labourers will finish the same work in 20 days?

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Lauren H. answered • 09/22/18

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Lauren H.

I thought about this some more. If you multiply 125 workers by 24 days, you get 3000 worker days.  Then if you divide 3000 worker days by 20 days, you get 150 workers.  If you want to complete the job in just 20 days, then you'll need 150 workers to do it.


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