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Theory:

Sathya’s mother has purchased the following items from the market.
 
Fruit / Vegetable
Rate/\(Kg\)
Quantity (\(Kg\))
Mango
\(80\)
\(2\)
Apple
\(270\)
\(2\)
Orange
\(180\)
\(1.5\)
Potato
\(30\)
\(2\)
Tomato
\(14\)
\(3\)
 
Make a list of fruits / vegetables and find how much each of them has cost her. And also calculate the total cost.
 
Steps to calculate the total cost:
  • Make the initial worksheet with the given data.
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  • Type the formula \(=B2*C2\) in Cell E3 to calculate the cost of the Mango (\(Rate\) \(per\) \(kg\) \(*\) \(Quantity\)).
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  • Similarly, type all the formulae in the other cells as given.
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  • To calculate the grand total, Type the formula \(= D2+ D3+D4+D5 +D6\) in Cell D7 and press the enter key to get the result. Or Type the formula \(=sum (D2:D6)\) in Cell D7 and press the enter key to get the result.
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or
 
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  • Save the file with the name ‘Calculate the cost’.
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