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# A man loses 1212% of his money and after spending 70% of the remainder, he was left with Rs. 210. The money that he had at the beginning is

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Rs. 810
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Rs. 800
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Rs. 790
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Rs. 780
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Solution

## The correct option is B Rs. 800Given that, a man loses 1212% of his money and after spending 70% of the remainder, he was left with Rs.210. Let the money that he had at the beginning is =x.Now, according the question, (x−1212% of x)−70% of (x−1212% of x)=210 (x−x8)−70100(x−x8)=210 (7x8)−(49x80)=210 (21x80)=210 x=210×8021 x=Rs.800 Hence, this is the answer.

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