THE NUMBER OF BUSES NEEDED TO TRAVEL SUPPORTERS OF BURTON CITY FOOTBALL TEAM

Burton City is a football team.
Mathematics Cambridge IGCSE Test (0580 m16 qp 32)

Burton City has 1732 supporters who want to travel to the next game.
The football club hires some buses.
Each bus seats 52 supporters.

(i) Work out the number of buses needed to take these supporters to the game.

The number of buses needed are  1732/52 = 33.307
So the exact number of buses are at least 34 buses.

(ii) The cost of the buses will be shared equally amongst these supporters.
Each bus costs \$198 to hire.
Work out the amount that each supporter must pay.
Give your answer correct to the nearest 10 cents.

The amount that each supporter must pay is
(198 x 34)/1732
The answer will be  \$3.90  or   \$3 and 90 cents.

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SIMILAR  QUESTION (EXAMPLE QUESTION ONLY)

R United is a football club.

2976 supporters of R United football club want to travel to the next stadion.
The football club rent  some caravans.
Each caravan seats  56 supporters.

(i) How many number of caravans needed to travel these supporters to the next stadion.

The number of caravans needed are  2976/56 = 53.1428
So the exact number of caravans are at least 53 caravans.

(i)   The supporters must pay equally all the cost of caravans
Each caravan costs \$189 to rent.
Calculate the nominal amount that each supporter must pay.
Give your answer correct to the nearest 10 cents.