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Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below.

The following pie chart provides information about the revenue generated by six companies $A, B, C, D, E$ and $F$ as a percentage of the total paper market (in Rs.) in the year 2007.

These are the only six companies producing paper in the market.

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Common Information Question: 5/5

Which of the following is true?

 A.

In the year 2007 the ratio of the revenue generated by company $E$ to the revenue generated by company $B$ is less than the ratio of the revenue generated by company $A$ to the revenue generated by company $D$.

 B.

In the year 2007 the absolute difference between the revenue generated by company $F$ and $B$ is greater than the absolute difference between the revenue generated by company $A$ and $E$.

 C.

Both (A) and (B)

 D.

Neither (A) nor (B)

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Solution:
Option(C) is correct

Option (A):

Ratio of the revenue generated by company E to the revenue generated by company, $B = 0.538$

Ratio of the revenue generated by company D to the revenue generated by company, $A = 0.454$
So, statement in option (A) is false.

Option (2):

The absolute difference between the revenue generated by company $F$ and $B$ is 10% of the total revenue.

The absolute difference between the revenue generated by company $A$ and $E$ is 8% of the total revenue.

So, statement in option (B) is true.

Thus Option (C) is the correct option.


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