The salary of a person is increased by 10% of his original salary

The salary of a person is increased by 10% of his original salary. But he received the same amount even after increment. What is the percentage of his salary he did not receive?
(a) 11%
(b) 10%
(c) (100/11)%
(d) 90/11)%

Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 19th February 2016 in Maths.
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Answer: (c) 100/11 %

Solution:-
According to the question, 
Then, percentage of his salary he did not receive = 10 x 100/(100 + 10)
 = 1000/110
 = 100/11%

Hence, the correct answer is option (c) 100/11%. 

Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 19th February 2016.
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