# Data Interpretation - Table Charts - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Table Charts - Table Chart 1 (Q.No. 1)

*Directions to Solve*

Study the following table and answer the questions based on it.

Expenditures of a Company (in Lakh Rupees) per Annum Over the given Years.

Year | Item of Expenditure | ||||

Salary | Fuel and Transport | Bonus | Interest on Loans | Taxes | |

1998 | 288 | 98 | 3.00 | 23.4 | 83 |

1999 | 342 | 112 | 2.52 | 32.5 | 108 |

2000 | 324 | 101 | 3.84 | 41.6 | 74 |

2001 | 336 | 133 | 3.68 | 36.4 | 88 |

2002 | 420 | 142 | 3.96 | 49.4 | 98 |

1.

What is the average amount of interest per year which the company had to pay during this period?

Answer: Option

Explanation:

Average amount of interest paid by the Company during the given period

= Rs. | 23.4 + 32.5 + 41.6 + 36.4 + 49.4 | lakhs | ||

5 |

= Rs. | 183.3 | lakhs | ||

5 |

= Rs. 36.66 lakhs.

Discussion:

36 comments Page 1 of 4.
Mahadeo said:
2 months ago

Agree, Rs. 36.66 lakhs is the correct answer.

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Saida said:
3 years ago

Never decide the answer whether in the denominator have multiples of 5. Please cancel with five after that decide units place.

Deva prasad nagineni said:
4 years ago

In the numerator, decimal ending with 3 right, then it is multiple of 5 with 6, so the answer must end with 6, that is the answer.

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Angel jain said:
4 years ago

I agree with the answer 36.66.

Hilal said:
5 years ago

According to me, the answer is 35.66.

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Shalini S Kovalan said:
5 years ago

Here, we need to add the Interest and Divide by the no.of years 183.33*5 = 36.63.

Manju sri said:
6 years ago

183.3÷5=36.63,when we divide the numerator by 5, double the numerator and move the decimal to left side.

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Usha said:
6 years ago

How to solve this problem in an easy manner? Please tell me.

Sree said:
7 years ago

As Sandip said 183.3 * 20. If we are calculating all the interest on loans we are not getting that value.

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Simmi bala said:
7 years ago

How to get the solution of these problems by fast calculation? Please help me.

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