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The following graphs give the break-up of mulberry silk goods exports to the top $5$ countries in April-January of $1999-2000$ and $2000-01$.The values of exports are all in rupees in crore.

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Common Information Question: 2/3

What is the growth in the total exports of mulberry silk goods in April-January $2000-2001$ with respect to April-January $1999-2000$?

 A.

11.9%

 B.

10.5%

 C.

8.3%

 D.

8%

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Solution:
Option(A) is correct

Growth in rupees terms:

$= \left[\dfrac{(\text{Exports})_{2000-2001}- (\text{Exports})_{99-2000}}{(\text{Exports})_{99-2000}}\right]×100$

$= \left[\dfrac{1020.51 -911.86}{911.86}\right]×100$

$=11.9\%$


(4) Comment(s)


Kunal
 ()

how are you getting 911.

it is actually 947.87


Mathew
 ()

yes exports for year 99-00 is 957, answer and options needs to be corrected


Prashant
 ()

Question should be re-framed. It's not quite clear from the language that in which year the dollar rate decreased.


Reshma
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I don't see how it's not clear.

Can you suggest something clearer?