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An amount of Rs. 4872 is invested in a stock with market value of Rs. 392. The investor earns Rs. 174. What is the dividend(%) of the stock?

A

14%.

B

16%.

C

17%.

D

19%.

Soln.
Ans: a

If investment is Rs. 4872 the earning is Rs. 174. So, if the investment is Rs. 392 the earning should be $174/4872$ × 392 = 14%.


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