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In an Organisation of Elan Musk, The total monthly salary of 26 employees is $131,300. The salary of one of the employee is 110% of the average salary. Then,

a) The monthly salary of an employee is above $5000.

b) The average salary of the employee is below $5000.

Choose the correct option(s) ∶ 

1. Only a 
2. Only b 
3. Both a and b
4. neither a nor b

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Correct Answer - Option 1 : Only a 


Salary of 26 employee = $ 131,300

Salary of one of the employee is 110% of the average salary.

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Basics of Percentage.


Average salary,

 131300/26 = 5050

Average salary is $ 5050

So, statement b is wrong.

So, required salary,


× (110/100) = $ 5555

So, statement a is correct.

∴ The correct option is 1( Only a).

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