arithmetic - in a certain government school 40 of students are below 10 years of age the number of students above 10 years of age is 56 th of the number of students of 10 years age which is 36 what is the total number of students in the school - skillgun

Solution: let the number of students be x. then, number of students of or above 10 years = (100-40)% of x = 60% of x.
.'. 60% of x = 36 +5/6 *36
=>60/100 * x = 66
=>x = 110