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In an election between two candidates, one got 55% of the total valid votes, 20% of the votes were invalid. If the total number of votes was 7500, the

number of valid votes that the other candidate got, was:



 20% of the votes were invalid so Total number of valid votes = 80% of 7500

=80/100*7500 = 6000

Valid votes polled by the other candidates = 45% of 6000= 45/100*6000=2700

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