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MCQ

In a test, a candidate secured 336 marks out of maximum marks x. If the maximum marks x had been converted into 400 marks, he would have secured 192 marks. What was the maximum marks of the test?

#### Options

700

750

500

650

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#### Solution

**700**

**Explanation :**

∵ Percentage of marks scored by the candidates

= `192/400xx100`% = 48%

∴ 48% of x = 336

⇒ x = `(336xx100)/48=700`

Concept: Percentage, Discount and Partnership (Entrance Exam)

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