Sheena’s test had 75 questions i.e., 10 on English, 30 on Reasoning and 35 on Legal Aptitude. Although she answered 70% of the English, 40% of the Reasoning and 60% of the Legal Aptitude questions correctly, she did not pass the test because she got less than 60% of the questions right. How many questions she would have needed to answer correctly to earn a 60% passing grade?
Minimum number of right questions required to clear the exam
|Subject||Total No. of questions||Percent of correct question||Number of questions solved correctly|
total number of right questions
= 7 + 12 + 21 = 40
Required number of question to be solved correctly = 45 − 40 = 5 questions