26. The price of onions has been in...
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# 26. The price of onions has been increased by 50%. In order to keep the expenditure on onions the same, the percentage of reduction in consumption has to be RRB NTPC (Phase 1) 2016 (1) 50% (2) 33% (3) 33% (4) 30%

11th - 12th Class
Maths
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26. (3) Required percentage decrease [ begin{array}{l} =frac{50}{100+50} times 100 % =frac{50}{150} times 100 % =33.33 % approx 33 % end{array} ]