Question

# Ghoshbabu is staying at Ghosh Housing Society, Aghosh Colony, Dighoshpur in Calcutta. In Ghosh Housing Society, 6 persons read daily Ganashakti and 4 read Anand Bazaar Patrika. In his society, there is no person who reads both. Total number of persons who read these two newspapers in Aghosh Colony and Dighoshpur are 52 and 200 respectively. Number of persons who read Ganashakti in Aghosh Colony and Dighoshpur are 33 and 121 respectively while the persons who read Anand Bazaar Patrika in Aghosh Colony and Dighoshpur are 32 and 117 respectively. Number of persons in Dighoshpur who read only Ganashakti is:

A
121
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
B
83
Right on! Give the BNAT exam to get a 100% scholarship for BYJUS courses
C
79
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
D
127
No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
Open in App
Solution

## The correct option is B 83 Let 'x' be the number of people who read both in Dighoshpur. Then, 121- x + x + 117 - x = 200 x = 38 The number of persons in Dighoshpur who read only Ganashakti = 121 - x = 121 - 38 = 83.

Suggest Corrections
0
Join BYJU'S Learning Program
Select...
Related Videos
QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE
Watch in App
Explore more
Join BYJU'S Learning Program
Select...