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#6076 2018-09-13 15:09:08

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#4218. In an examination, it is required to get 55% of the aggregate marks to pass. A student gets 520 marks and is declared failed by 5%. What are the maximum aggregate marks a student can get?


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#6077 2018-09-14 14:38:36

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#4219. The product of 5% of a positive number and 2% of the same number is 211.6. What is half of that number?


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#6078 2018-09-15 15:17:08

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#4220. The product of 5% of a positive number and 3% of the same number is 504.6, What is half of that number?


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#6079 2018-09-16 16:49:25

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#4221. 15% of a positive number and 20% of the same number is 126. What is one-third of that number?


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#6080 2018-09-17 15:00:31

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#4222. A person incurred a loss of 55% on selling an article for $9549. What was the cost of the article?


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#6081 2018-09-18 15:42:11

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#4223. The sum of 15% of a positive number and 10% of the same number is 70. What is twice that number?


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#6082 2018-09-19 15:05:59

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#4224. The sum of 55% of a number and 40% of the same number is 180.5. What is 80% of that number?


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#6083 2018-09-20 15:22:24

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#4225. There are 950 employees in an organization., out of which 28% got promoted. How many employees got promoted?


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#6084 2018-09-21 15:41:19

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#4226. If the numerator of a fraction is increased by 300% and the denominator is increased by 200%, the resultant fraction is

. What is the original fraction?


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#6085 2018-09-22 15:01:32

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#4227. In an examination, it is required to get 65% of the aggregate marks to pass. A student gets 847 marks and is declared failed by 10% marks. What are the maximum aggregate marks a student can get?


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#6086 Yesterday 15:16:54

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#4228. 855 candidates applied for a job, out of which 80% of the candidates were rejected. How many candidates were selected for the job?


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