# In a scout camp, 40% of the scouts were from Gujarat State and 20% of these were from Ahmedabad. The percentage of scouts in the camp from Ahmedabad is:

(a) 25

(b) 32.5

(c) 8

(d) 50

**Solution:**

Given, in a scout camp 40% were from Gujarat state and 20% of these were from Ahmedabad.

We have to find the __percentage__ of scouts in the camp from Ahmedabad.

Let the scouts in a camp be 100

Scouts from Gujarat = 40% of 100

= (40/100) × 100

= 40

Scouts from Ahmedabad = 20% of 40

= (20/100) × 40

= 800/100

= 8

Percentage of scouts from Ahmedabad = scouts from Ahmedabad/Total scouts × 100

= (8/100) × 100

= 8%

Therefore, the required percentage is 8

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## In a scout camp, 40% of the scouts were from Gujarat State and 20% of these were from Ahmedabad. The percentage of scouts in the camp from Ahmedabad is: (a) 25, (b) 32.5, (c) 8, (d) 50

**Summary:**

In a scout camp, 40% of the scouts were from Gujarat State and 20% of these were from Ahmedabad. The percentage of scouts in the camp from Ahmedabad is 8%

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