# SOLUTION: in a rock concert 2/7 of spectators purchased Rs 1000 tickets while remaining 15000 purchased Rs 500 tickets How many spectators viewed the concert

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Miscellaneous Word Problems Question 624677: in a rock concert 2/7 of spectators purchased Rs 1000 tickets while remaining 15000 purchased Rs 500 tickets How many spectators viewed the concertAnswer by nerdybill(6948)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!in a rock concert 2/7 of spectators purchased Rs 1000 tickets while remaining 15000 purchased Rs 500 tickets How many spectators viewed the concert . Since 2/7 bought Rs1000 tickets, the remaining purchases 5/7 must have purchased Rs500 tickets. Let x = total number of spectators then (5/7)x = 15000 multiply both sides by (7/5): (7/5)(5/7)x = (7/5)15000 x = (7/5)15000 x = (7)3000 x = 21000 (answer)