Directions: Refer to the following table and answer the given questions.
1000 candidates have appeared for a job selection process. Their scores in a written test of 300 marks and a personal interview of 100 marks are given in the following table. The entries in the table denote the number of candidates.
If approximately 325 candidates are to be qualified in the written test, what should be the percentage of the qualifying marks in the written test?
  • a)
    53%
  • b)
    25%
  • c)
    35%
  • d)
    44%
  • e)
    50%
Correct answer is option 'A'. Can you explain this answer?

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If around 325 candidate qualified in written test, then they are from top three marks group. So, the required marks for qualifying is 160. Required % age = (160100)/300 = 53% (approx). Hence, option (a).

If around 325 candidate qualified in written test, then they are from top three marks group. So, the required marks for qualifying is 160. Required % age = (160100)/300 = 53% (approx). Hence, option (a).
If around 325 candidate qualified in written test, then they are from top three marks group. So, the required marks for qualifying is 160. Required % age = (160100)/300 = 53% (approx). Hence, option (a).