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Question

3) Prior to conversion to a decimal monetary syste...

3) Prior to conversion to a decimal monetary system, the United Kingdom used the following coins: 

\( 1 \) pound \( = 20 \) shillings, \( 1 \) shilling \( = 12 \) pence, \( 1 \) penny \( = 4 \) farthings (Pence is the plural of penny) If a bag of candy cost \( 192 \) farthings, how much is its cost in terms of shillings? 

Answer

4 shillings

Solution
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