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Q.  If the arithmetic mean of seventy five numbers is calculated, it is 35. If each number is increased by 5, then mean of new number is___________?

a. 30
b. 40
c. 70
d. 90


ANSWER: See Answer
 
A.M. of 75 numbers = 35

Sum of 75 numbers = 75 * 35 = 2625
Total increase = 75 * 5 = 375
Increased sum = 2625 + 375 = 3000
Increased average = 3000/75 = 40
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