Percentages - Quant/Math - TANCET 2016 Practice Question

This problem solving question is from the topic Percentages.

Question

A candidate who gets 20% marks fails by 10 marks but another candidate who gets 42% marks gets 12% more than the passing marks. Find the maximum marks.

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Correct Answer

100. Choice (2)

Explanatory Answers

From the given statement pass percentage is 42% - 12% = 30%