Q. 115.0( 2 Votes )

Pandian and Thamarai contested for the election to the Panchayat committee from their village. Pandian secured 11,484 votes which was 44% of the total votes. Thamarai secured 36% of the votes. Calculate (i) the number of votes cast in the village and (ii) the number of voters who did not vote for both the contestants.

Answer :

i) Given that Pandian secured 11,484 of votes which is 44% of the total votes


Total votes = = 26,100


ii) They have given that Pandian, Thamarai has got 44%, 36% of votes respectively


It clearly shows that 20% of votes was not casted


That means


5,220 votes were not casted.


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