• # question_answer 46) In order of pass in an examination, a student is required to get 280 marks out of the aggregate marks. Nema got 264 marks and was declared fail by 2%. What is the minimum passing percentage of the examination? A) 35                                B) 30C) 40                                D) 44

Let the aggregate marks =x. Then. $\frac{(280-264)}{x}\times 100=2$                           $x=\frac{16\times 100}{2}$                            $x=800$ Now, the minimum passing percentage of the examination    $=\frac{280}{800}\times 100%$                          $=35%$