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The figure shown represent the various expenses for a company. The sum

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The figure shown represent the various expenses for a company. The sum of expenses on infrastructure and salary is what percentage greater than the expanses on transport and interest on loan?

A. 7.5%
B. 10%
C. 25%
D. 33.33%
E. 40%

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Originally posted by rishabhmishra on 28 Mar 2018, 22:53.
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New post 29 Mar 2018, 07:07
let total = 100

infrastructure = 20
salary = 20
sum = 40

transport = 12.5
interest on loan = 17.5
sum = 30

Required % = (40-30)/30 *100 =33.33%

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New post 30 Mar 2018, 11:08
gmatbusters wrote:
let total = 100

infrastructure = 20
salary = 20
sum = 40

transport = 12.5
interest on loan = 17.5
sum = 30

Required % = (40-30)/30 *100 =33.33%

answer D


Can you please explain why did you take 30 at the denominator?
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New post 30 Mar 2018, 22:35
arunalo wrote:
gmatbusters wrote:
let total = 100

infrastructure = 20
salary = 20
sum = 40

transport = 12.5
interest on loan = 17.5
sum = 30

Required % = (40-30)/30 *100 =33.33%

answer D


Can you please explain why did you take 30 at the denominator?

he divided the value with 30 because we are comparing exp on infrastructure and salary with transport and interest on loan whose sum is 12.5+17.5=30.
hope you understand my point if don't then free to ask me any time.
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