# 8 MATHS HACKS AND TRICKS

Maths is considered as a difficult and boring subjects amongst the students. This article will give you ideas how to tackle with maths with fun.

## 3. HOW MUCH MONEY THE BEGGAR HAVE?

THERE WAS A BEGGAR WHO HAD SOME MONEY. HE WENT TO A TOMB AND PRAYED GOD THAT IF THE MONEY HE HAD GOT DOUBLED HE WILL GIVE RUPEES 100 IN CHARITY. HIS PRAYERS GOT ACCEPETED AND HIS MONEY BECOME TWICE, HE DONATES RUPEES 100 AND WENT TO ANOTHER TOMB. HE PRAYED THE SAME THERE. AGAIN THE MONEY GOT DOUBLED AND HE DONATED RUPEES 100. FINALLY HE WENT TO THE THIRD TOMB, PRAYED GOD TO MAKE THE MONEY DOUBLE. HE DONATE 100 FOR THE THIRD TIME. THEN HE LEFT WITH NO MONEY AT ALL.

HOW MUCH MANY HE HAD INITIALLY?

## 4. MAGIC TRICK:

SUPPOSE YOU HAVE SOME AMOUNT/ RUPEES. DON'T TELL ME WHAT YOU HAVE ASSUMED. TAKE SAME AMOUNT FROM YOUR FRIEND. I AM GIVING YOU RUPEES 50/-. NOW SUM UP THE AMOUNT AND DONATE HALF OF IT. RETURN BACK THE MONEY YOU HAVE TAKEN FROM YOUR FRIEND. NOW YOU LEFT WITH RUPEES 25/-

HOW? THINK!!

## 5. GUESS NAME:

ASK YOUR FRIEND TO THINK A NAME AND YOU WILL GUESS IT. ASK HIM/HER THAT HOW MANY ALPHABETS IN THE NAME?

WRITE DOWN A-Z IN SUCH A WAY THAT THERE WILL BE ALPHABETS IN ONE LINE EQUAL TO THE NUMBER OF ALPHABETS IN THAT NAME. NOW ASK YOUR FRIEND THAT FIRST ALPHABET LIES IN WHICH COLUMN, SECOND ALPHABETS LIES IN WHICH COLUMN. NOW WRITE DOWN ALL THE COLUMNS IN ROW WISE SEQUENTIALLY. NOW AGAIN ASK THE SAME QUESTION.

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9                                                             11                   10

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L          M         N          O          P          Q          R          S          T         U         V
W         X         Y           Z

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C         N         Y
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D         O        Z
C         N        Y
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OHH! THE NAME IS PENCIL FOCUS! TRY WITH DIFFERENT NAME AS WELL.