# 1  A man got a 10% increase in his salary. If his new salary is Rs 1,54,000, find his original salary.

H Harsh Kankaria

Given,

Percentage increase in the salary = 10%

Therefore, if the original salary was Rs. 100, the new salary is Rs. 110

If new salary is Rs 1,54,000, the original salary was

$=Rs. \frac{100}{110}\times154000= Rs. 140000$

Therefore, the original salary was Rs. 14,00,00.

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