To pass in an exam a student has to score 40 % of the maxium marks. If Raj scores 128 marks and fails by 8 marks . Find the maxium marks.

Asked by purnapadhan72 | 11th Nov, 2017, 04:59: AM

Expert Answer:

The question gives an information on the passing marks as 128 + 8 = 136.
 
Let the maximum marks be 'x'.
 
As per the given information,
40% of x = 136
 
40 over 100 x equals 136 x equals fraction numerator 136 cross times 100 over denominator 40 end fraction x equals 340

Answered by  | 7th Dec, 2017, 12:33: PM

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