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A man and hid wife went to buy an article costing ₦400. The woman had 10% of the cost and the man 40% of the remainder. How much did they have altogether?

Options

A) ₦216

B) ₦200

C) ₦184

D) ₦144

E) ₦100

The correct answer is C.

Explanation:

10% of 400 = ₦40, Remainder = ₦360
40% of 360 = ₦144
Altogether they 144 + 40
= ₦184

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