Download NCERT Solutions for Class 8 Maths Chapter 8 Exercise 8.2
Q.1 A man got a 10% increase in his salary. If his new salary is Rs 1,54,000, find his original salary.
Given, new salary is Rs 1,54,000.
Let, the original salary be
10% increment in salary = x
New salary = Original salary + Increase in salary
154000 = + x
+ x = 154000
x = 140000
Therefore, original salary is Rs. 1,40,000