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In September 2009, the sales of a product were rd of that in July 2009. In November 2009, the sales of the product were higher by 5% as compared to September 2009. How much is the percentage of increase in sales in November 2009 with respect to the base figure in July 2009?

 

(a)

(b)

25%

(c)

(d)

40%


Question ID - 56904 | Toppr Answer

In September 2009, the sales of a product were rd of that in July 2009. In November 2009, the sales of the product were higher by 5% as compared to September 2009. How much is the percentage of increase in sales in November 2009 with respect to the base figure in July 2009?

 

(a)

(b)

25%

(c)

(d)

40%

1 Answer - 5876 Votes

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Answer Key : (c) -

Let the sales in July 2009 be Rs.  Then, sales in September 2009 = Rs.

Sales in  November 2009 = 105% of Rs.

Rs. Rs.

 Decrease in sales = Rs. Rs.

Decrease % =



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