# Direction : The following table gives the percentage distribution of population of five states  P, Q, R, S and T on the basis of poverty line and also on the basis of sex. State Percentage of Population below the Poverty Line Proportion of Males and Females Below Poverty Line Above Poverty Line M : F M : F P 35 5 : 6 6 : 7 Q 25 3 : 5 4 : 5 R 24 1 : 2 2 : 3 S 19 3 : 2 4 : 3 T 15 5 : 3 3 : 2 What will be the male population above poverty line for State P if the female population below poverty line for State P is 2.1 million? Option 1) 2.1 million   Option 2) 2.3 millionOption 3) Option 4)  3.3 millionOption 5)  2.7 million

Females population below poverty line for state p = 2.1 million

Let male below poverty line = 2.1 + 1.75 = 3.85

Since below poverty line 35 % = 3.85

So above poverty line is 65 % = 7.15

So amle above the poverty line

=  $\dpi{100} \frac{6}{13}\times 7.15=3.3\; million$

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