The price of sugar increased by 32%, a family reduces its consumption so that the expenditure of the sugar is up only by 10%. If the total consumption of the sugar before the price rise was 10 Kg per month then consumption of sugar per month are present (in kg) is 


(a) 
8 
(b) 
8 
(c) 
8 
(d) 
9 
The price of sugar increased by 32%, a family reduces its consumption so that the expenditure of the sugar is up only by 10%. If the total consumption of the sugar before the price rise was 10 Kg per month then consumption of sugar per month are present (in kg) is 


(a) 
8 
(b) 
8 
(c) 
8 
(d) 
9 
Let the original price of sugar = Rs. 10 per kg.
Then, original expenditure = Rs. Rs. 100.
New expenditure = 110% of Rs. 100 = Rs. 110.
New price of sugar = 132% of Rs. 10 = Rs. 13.20.
New consumption = kg = 8 kg.