# If Shalu buys 6 more apples, his carton will weigh 14.5 kilograms. If the weight of one apple is 250 grams. How many apples did he initially had in his carton ?

If Shalu buys 6 more apples, his carton will weigh 14.5 kilograms. If the weigh of one apple is 250 grams. How many apples did he initially had in his carton ?

A. 58

B. 56

C. 54

D. 52

**Answer : **D. 52

## Explanation:

Weight of 1 apple = 250 g

Weight of 6 apples = 250 * 6 = 1.5 kg

Initial weight = 14.5 – 1.5 = 13 kg

Number of apples in his carton initially :

= 13000/250

= 52 apples