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Q1. | A merchant has 1000 kg of sugar part of which he sells at 8% profit and the rest at 18% profit. He gains 14% on the whole. The Quantity sold at 18% profit is : | ||||||||||||||||

A. | 400 kg [Wrong Answer] | ||||||||||||||||

B. | 560 kg [Wrong Answer] | ||||||||||||||||

C. | 600 kg [Correct Answer] | ||||||||||||||||

D. | 640 kg [Wrong Answer] | ||||||||||||||||

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Explanation:-
Answer : CDiscuss it below :By the rule of alligation we have :
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