# The percentage required to pass in paper is 40%,which is equal to 60 marks. what is the total mark of paper? with method

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by akanksha12

2015-02-11T02:03:30+05:30

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Let total marks is x
then
60 = 40*x/100
x = 6000/40
x = 150
hence total mark of paper is 150.
2015-02-11T02:50:35+05:30

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40% ---> 60 marks
⇒100%(total) ---> ? marks
⇒(100 × 60)/40
= 150 = Total marks.

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Total marks = (Given marks/ Percentage of marks ) × 100
= (60/40) × 100
= 150