# Aptitude - Stocks and Shares - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Stocks and Shares - General Questions (Q.No. 5)
5.
By investing in 16% stock at 64, one earns Rs. 1500. The investment made is:
Rs. 5640
Rs. 5760
Rs. 7500
Rs. 9600
Answer: Option
Explanation:

 To earn Rs. 50 , investment = Rs. 64. 3

 To earn Rs. 1500, investment = Rs. 64 x 3 x 1500 = Rs. 5760. 50

Discussion:
48 comments Page 5 of 5.

Akshu said:   1 decade ago
Clearly explain why 50/3 is written as 3/50.

Swati said:   1 decade ago
Say 50/3 stock is sold den earned amount is 64

Swhen 1500 is earned invested amount is= ?

50/3--- 64
1-------64*3/50
Therefore 1500-------- 64*3/50*1500

Shiva said:   1 decade ago
50/3---64
1500-------?

1500 1500*3*64
ans=------*64= ---------
50/2 50

Nirmala said:   1 decade ago
Why do the 3/50?

Neha said:   1 decade ago
Why we have reciprocated it?

Mohit said:   1 decade ago
3*16+2=50/3

Jagankumar said:   1 decade ago
I understand how 50/3 comes but why it is reciprocated?

JaganKumar said:   1 decade ago
Please can you explain me How 50/3 comes ? And why it reciprocated. ?

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