Percentage - Excercise 2 - Q20

Question

i. If the price of sugar rises from Rs. 6 per kg to Rs. 7.50 per kg, a person, to have no increase in his expenditure on sugar, will have to reduce his consumption of sugar by

  • 15
  • 20
  • 25
  • 30
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Answer and Explanation
The Correct answer is : 20
Explanation :
Let original consumption = 100 kg and new consumption = x kg,
So, $(100\times6)=(x\times7.50)$
=x =80 kg
Reduction in consumption = 20%
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