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Lata spent 20% of the money she had on jeans and 5% on a pair of slippers.She was left with Rs.2,700.How much money did she have in the beginning?

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Rs.3,600
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Rs.4,900
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Rs.3,800
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Rs.6,200
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Solution

The correct option is A Rs.3,600
Let Lata have money is = xRs.
spent money on jeans 20% is = x×20100=x5 Rs.
spent money on slippers 5% is =x×5100=x20 RS.
now she have left money is = 2,700 Rs.
hence xx5x20=2,700
3x=4×2,700=10,800
hence x=3,600Rs.
hence option A is correct.

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