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# of the 1000 persons of a town , 60% are males of whom , 20% are literate . If of all the person 25% are literate then what percentage of the female of the town are literate ?

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32.5%
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22.5%
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45%
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13%
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Solution

## The correct option is A 32.5%Consider the problempopulation of the town is 1000Number of males60%of1000=600And Number of females =(1000−600)=400Number of literates25%of1000 =250Number of male literates 20%of600And Number of female literates =(250−120)=130 Therefore, Required percentage=(130400×100)=32.5%Hence, Option A is the correct answer.

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