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What is the Total Number of Toy Cars Manufactured by Company T and S Together? - Mathematics

Question

MCQ

Direction :  Answer the question on the basis of the information given below.

The table given below shows information about the toys manufactured by 6 different companies. Each company manufactures only two types of toys – vehicles and dolls. Among toy vehicles each company manufactures Cars and Trucks only. The table shows the number of toy vehicles as a percentage of total toys manufactured by each company. It also shows the ratio of Cars and Trucks manufactured. Each company manufactured a total of 50000 toys in a year.

Company Toy vehicles  Cars : Trucks  
R 50 %  1:4
S 70% 3:1
T 40% 1:1
U 30% 1:2
V 60% 2:3
W 40% 2:1

What is the total number of toy cars manufactured by company T and S together?

Options

  • 26250

  • 36250

  • 25000

  • 32500

Solution

36250

Explanation:

The correct answer is 36250.

According to the information given in the table, the number of toy cars manufactured by T and S can be calculated as follows:

Company Total vehicles Cars : Trucks ToyCars
S 70% of 50000 35000 3:1 `therefore 3/4 xx 35000 = 26250`
T 40% of 50000 20000 1:1 `therefore 1/2 xx 20000 = 10000`

∴ Total number of toy cars manufactured by company T and S together = 10000 + 26250 = 36250.

Concept: Graph and Charts (Entrance Exam)
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