# Percentage - Excercise 2 - Q21

## Question

i. An agent, gets a commission of 2.5% on the sales of cloth. If on a certain day, he gets Rs. 12.50 as commission, the cloth sold through him on that day is worth

• 300
• 500
• 700
• 900
The Correct answer is : 500
Explanation :
Let the total sale be Rs. x
Then 2.5%. of x =12.50
=(25/10$\times$1/100$\times$x) = 125/10
x = 500