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Which of the Following Options Correctly Represents the Number of Dolls, Cars and Trucks Manufactured by Company V? - 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

Which of the following options correctly represents the number of dolls, cars and trucks manufactured by company V?

Options

  • 30000 dolls, 8000 cars, 12000 trucks

  • 20000 dolls, 14000 cars, 28000 trucks

  • 30000 dolls, 12000 cars, 20000 trucks

  • 20000 dolls, 12000 cars, 18000 trucks

Solution

20000 dolls, 12000 cars, 18000 trucks

Explanation:

The correct answer is 20000 dolls, 12000 cars, 18000 trucks.

According to the information given in the table, the number of toy dolls, cars and trucks manufactured by company V can be calculated as follows:

Company Total vehicles Total dolls ToysCars ToyTrucks
V

60% of 50000 = 30000

50000 - 30000 = 20000 `therefore 2/5 xx 30000 = 12000` `therefore 3/5 xx 30000 = 18000`

∴ The number of toy dolls, cars and trucks manufactured by company V are 20000 dolls, 12000 cars and 18000 trucks.

Concept: Graph and Charts (Entrance Exam)
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