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    on a rainy day 18% students in a school remained absent.if 1763 students attended school then how many were absent???

    this is to be solved via percentage method
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    Quote Originally Posted by gautam93 View Post
    help mee

    on a rainy day 18% students in a school remained absent.if 1763 students attended school then how many were absent???

    this is to be solved via percentage method
    bye
    gautam93
    18% abscent implies 82% present. Therefore total number of students is:

    t=1763/0.82.

    Therefore number abscent:

    a=t*0.18=1763*0.18/0.82

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