Aptitude Overflow
0 votes
49 views

After the price of apples reduced, it enabled a person to purchase $3$ apples for $₹1$ instead of $₹1.25$. What is the percentage reduction in price?

  1. $20$
  2. $25$
  3. $30$
  4. $33.33$
in Quantitative Aptitude by (5.8k points) 5 55 283
recategorized by | 49 views

1 Answer

0 votes
Percentage change $ = \dfrac{\text{Final value – Initial value}}{\text{Initial value}} \times 100\%$

$\implies \%$ change $= \dfrac{1-1.25}{1.25} \times 100\% = \dfrac{-025}{1.25} \times 100\% = -20\%$ (Here, negative represent reduction in the price)

S, the correct answer is $(A).$
by (5.8k points) 5 55 283
Answer:

Related questions

Quick search syntax
tags tag:apple
author user:martin
title title:apple
content content:apple
exclude -tag:apple
force match +apple
views views:100
score score:10
answers answers:2
is accepted isaccepted:true
is closed isclosed:true
4,624 questions
1,786 answers
540 comments
44,735 users