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Can you help the student find his average marks in the remaining subjects?

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Teacher: You give quizzes in 6 subjects, and your average marks in them were 85.
Student: How did I fare in English?
Teacher: Your average in English Language and English Literature is 81.
Student: So, how was my performance in the remaining subjects?
Teacher: I am sure you can figure that out for yourself.

Can you help the student find his average marks in the remaining subjects?

posted Jun 19, 2014 by Rahul Vaidya

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answer is 87%

solution Jun 19, 2014 by Anuj Agrawal
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Total in 6 subjects=85*6=510
Two English subjects=2*81=162
Remaining 4 subjects=510-162=348
Av in remaining 4 subjects=348/4=87
Ans :87 marks

solution Jan 20, 2016 by Jaikumar Bhatia



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