• # question_answer Direction: These questions are based on following graphs. Classification of appeared candidates in a competitive test from different States and qualified candidates from those States. Total appeared candidates = 45,000. Total qualified candidates = 9000. What is the percentage of qualified candidates to that of appeared candidates from States B and C taken together? (rounded to two decimal places). A) 23.11 B) 24.21 C) 21.24 D) 23

(b) Total no. of appeared from States B and C = 4950 + 3600 = 8550 Total no. of successful candidates from States B and C = $\frac{16}{100}\times 9000+630$ = 1440 + 630 = 2070 $\therefore$ Required Percentage $\frac{2070}{8550}\times 100$=24.21