# How Much Percentage Must the House Hold Increase its Sugar Consumption? If

If the price of sugar falls by 10%. By how much percentage must the house hold increase its sugar consumption so as to decrease its expenditure on sugar?

- 10%
- 9%
- 100/11%
- 100/9%

**Answer:( 4) 100/9%
Explanation:-**

Let be the price of 1 kg sugar = 100

10% fallen then, the price of 1 kg sugar = 100 – 10 = 90

Required percentage = 10 x 100/90

= 100/9%

Hence, the answer is (4) 100/9%