Money


The money used in a particular country is called its currency. Indian currency is ‘Rupees and Paise’. In short, we write Rupees as and Paise as P.

1=100 Paise
1 Paise = \dfrac{1}{100}=  0.01

Money in words Money in figure
Rupees thirty-eight and Paise fifty. 38.50
Rupees seventy-two and Paise twenty. 72.20
Rupees twelve and Paise seventy-five. 12.75


 8 Rupees  =(8\times 100) Paise =800 Paise.

\begin{array}{ll} 28\text{ Rupees } 85\text{ Paise } &= (26\times 100)\text{ Paise}+85\text{ Paise } \\ &= 2600\text{ Paise} +85\text{ Paise} \\ &=2685\text{ Paise}\end{array}

31.25 = 3125 Paise.
2634\ Paise =   ₹ 26.34 .

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