Percentage Mcqs

Q.  605 sweets were distributed equally among children in such a way that the number of sweets received by each child is 20 % of the total number of children. How many sweets did each child receive?

a. 11
b. 24
c. 45
d. cannot be determined


ANSWER: See Answer
 
Let the total number of children be x.

Then x × 20/100 × x = 605

=> x2 = 3025

=> x = √3025 = 55

Number of sweets received by each child

= (20/100 ×55) = 11
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