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# $A\text{'}s$ income is $20%$ less than that of $B$ by what percent is $B\text{'}s$ income more than $A\text{'}s.$

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## Let $B\text{'}s$ income $=₹100$Then $A\text{'}s$ income $=B\text{'}s$ income $-20%$ of $B\text{'}s$ Income$A\text{'}s$income $=100-\frac{20}{100}×100$ $=100-20$ $=80$Now, $B\text{'}s$ income is $₹20$ more than $A$$=\frac{20}{80}×100$$=\frac{100}{4}$$=25%$Hence$,$ $B\text{'}s$ is $25%$ more than $A\text{'}s$ income.

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