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There are 30 sweets in a certain number of jars.

Tom, a shopkeeper, had to rearrange these sweets such that there are 12 sweets in each jar.

After the rearrangement, there are now 63 more jars than before and each jar contained exactly 12 sweets.

(a) How many jars were there at first?

(b) How many sweets are there?

 

Notes to students:
If the question above has parts, (e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12

The correct answer is : 42,1260
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