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The average monthly salary of 500 employees (including all) in a factory is Rs. 400. If the average monthly salary of officers is Rs. 1000 and the average monthly salary of the skilled workers is Rs. 200, then the number of skilled workers is

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375
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350
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300
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450
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Solution

The correct option is A 375
Total salary of 500 workers =500×400
Let the number of skilled workers be x.
Then, 200x+(500x)1000=500×400
x+(500x)5=1000
4x=1500
x=375
Hence, the number of skilled workers is 375.

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