# A man walked to a store with a fake N1000 note..... How much did the store lose?

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A man walked to a store with a fake N1000 note. He changed the note to two N500 notes from the sales attendant. He later went back to the attendant to pay for a N300 worth of goods using one of the N500, and collected N200. How much did the store lose?

posted Dec 6, 2015

The Store lose

### N 1000

N500 + N200 + N300 worth of goods

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Your Rs. 500 fell out from your pocket and someone picked it,
The Person who picked it happens to owe you Rs. 100,
So, The Person paid you the Rs. 100 with the Rs. 500 and
You gave him back a change Of Rs. 400.

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