# The election result in which six parties contested was depicted by a pie chart :

The election result in which six parties contested was depicted by a pie chart. Party A had an angle 135^{o} on his pie chart. If it secured 21960 votes, how many valid votes in total were cast?

(a) 51240

(b) 58560

(c) 78320

(d) 87840

**Answer: (b) 58560**

**Solution:-**

Party A had an angle 135 on his pai chart. If it secured 21960 votes.

Then, total number of valid votes = 21960 x 360/135

= 58560

Hence, the correct answer is option (b) 58560.