In an examination, 5% of the applicants were found ineligible and 85% of the eligible candidates belonged to the general category. If 4275 eligible candidates belonged to other categories, then how many candidates applied for the examination?
Nguyễn Trường from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam is saying 30000 is correct answer
Chhavi Jain from Jaipur, India is saying 35000 is correct answer
A number x is mistakenly divided by 10 instead of being multiplied by 10. what is the percentage error in the result?
- [A] -99%
- [B] -100%
- [C] +99%
- [D] +100%
- [A] c%
- [B] (ac/b)%
- [C] (bc/a)%
- [D] abc%