Data Interpretation Discussion

**Common Information**

The following pie chart represents the break-up of Raju’s monthly Expenses.

Q. |
If Raju spent Rs 4500 more on food and transport together than he spent on rent, then ï¬nd his monthly expenses. |

✖ A. |
Rs 15,000 |

✖ B. |
Rs 25,000 |

✔ C. |
Rs 30,000 |

✖ D. |
Rs 35,000 |

✖ E. |
Rs 40,000 |

**Solution:**

Option(**C**) is correct

Percentage of his expenditure spent on rent $= 15\%$

Percentage of his expenditure spent on transport and food $= 30\%$

$⇒ 30\% - 15\%$

$= 15\%$

$= \text{Rs. } 4500$

Monthly expenses:

$= 100% = (100/15)×4500$

$= \text{Rs 30,000}$