How Many Players Play Both Games.

There is 1200 boys in a hostel. Each of these play hockey or football or both. If 75 % boys play hockey and 45 % boys play football. How many players play both games.

  1. 200
  2. 280
  3. 250
  4. 240
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 20th June 2015 in Reasoning Questions.
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Answer: (4) 240
Explanation:-
Total number of boys in a hostel = 1200
75% boys play hockey = 1200 x 75/100  = 900
45% boys play football = 1200 x 45/100 = 540
Number of boys which play both game = (900 + 540) – 1200
= 1440 – 1200 = 240
Hence, 240 players both games.

Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 20th June 2015.
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