# for making 8 trousers of the same size 14 m 80 CM of cloth is needed. how much cloth will be required for each such trouser ?

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**Correct Question - **

For making 8 pairs of trousers of the same size 14 m and 80 centimeters of cloth is needed.

How much cloth will be required for each such trouser ?

**Solution**** ****-**** **

This question can be easily be solved by various methods .

The most easy one is the unitary method .

- Method 1 -

In this method , from the given Information , we need to find the value of a single unit, and then find the required value by multiplying the given single unit value.

So,

In this question -

For making 8 trousers of the same size 14 m and 80 centimeters of cloth is needed.

So,

8 pairs of trousers require 14 m , 80 cm of cloth, i.e, 1480 cm of Cloth .

So,

1 pair of trousers require ( 1480 / 8 ) cm of cloth

=> ( 185 cm ) of cloth .

- Method 2 -

Proportionality Method -

Here , the length of cloth required to make is directly proportional to the number of trousers made .

So,

1480 = n × 8

=> n = 185 cm .

Hence, For making each such trouser, 185 cm or 1.85 m of cloth is required .

**Answer - **

For making each such trouser, 185 cm or 1.85 m of cloth is required .

**Answer:**

**By unitary method,**

**∵Cloth required of making 8 trousers = 1480 cm**

**∴Cloth required of making 1 trouser = 1480/8**

** = 185 cm**

**∴1 m 85 cm of cloth is required for each trouser.**