# In an examination, Rahul got the 11th rank and he was 47th from the bottom among

In an examination, Rahul got the 11^{th} rank and he was 47^{th} from the bottom among those who passed 3 students could not appear for the exam. 1 student failed. What is the total no. of students?

(a) 60

(b) 62

(c) 59

(d) 61

**Answer: (d) 61 **

**Explanation:-**

In a examination, Rahul got the 11th rank and he was 47th from bottom.

Then, the number of students who appear the examination = 11 + 47 – 1

= 57

3 students could not appear for the exam. 1 student failed

Then, the total number of students = 57 + 3 + 1

= 61.

Hence, the correct answer is option (d) 61.