# A 14.4 kg gas cylinder runs for 104 hours when the smaller burner on the gas stove is fully opened while it rums for 80 hours when the larger burner on the gas stove is fully opened. Which of these values is the closet to the percentage difference in the usage of gas per hour, of the smaller burner over the larger burner?     (a) 23.07% (b) 26.23% (c) 30% (d) 32.23%

## Question ID - 56911 | Toppr Answer A 14.4 kg gas cylinder runs for 104 hours when the smaller burner on the gas stove is fully opened while it rums for 80 hours when the larger burner on the gas stove is fully opened. Which of these values is the closet to the percentage difference in the usage of gas per hour, of the smaller burner over the larger burner?     (a) 23.07% (b) 26.23% (c) 30% (d) 32.23%

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Answer Key : (a) -

Consumption of gas in the smaller burner in 1 hr =  kg.

Consumption of gas in the larger burner in 1 hr =  kg.

Difference between consumption =  kg =  kg.

Required % difference =