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# The workforce of a company is 20 percent part-time workers, with the

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The workforce of a company is 20 percent part-time workers, with the rest of the workers full-time. At the end of the year 30 percent of the full-time workers received bonuses. If 72 full-time workers received bonuses, how many workers does the company employ?

A. 132
B. 240
C. 280
D. 300
E. 360

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07 Jan 2019, 04:27
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Bunuel wrote:
The workforce of a company is 20 percent part-time workers, with the rest of the workers full-time. At the end of the year 30 percent of the full-time workers received bonuses. If 72 full-time workers received bonuses, how many workers does the company employ?

A. 132
B. 240
C. 280
D. 300
E. 360

FT = x*30/100 = 72
x= 240

240 = x* 0.8
x = 300

IMO D
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