### Nine persons went to a hotel for taking their meals. Eight of them spent Rs. 12 each on their meals and the ninth spent Rs. 8 more than the average expenditure of all the nine. What was the total money spent by them.

**A.** Rs. 115

**B.** Rs. 116

**C.** Rs. 117

**D.** Rs. 118

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Answer-C
Solution-

__Solution(By Apex Team)__

Let the average expenditure of all the nine be x
Then, 12 × 8 + (x + 8) = 9x
Therefore, x = 13
Total money spent,
= 9x
= Rs. (9 × 13)
= Rs. 117