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**12500 students appeared in an exam. 50% of the boys and 70% of the girls cleared the examination. If the total percent of student qualifying is 60% , how many girls appeared in the exam ?**

A. 6500
B. 6200
C. 5500
D. 6250
**Answer: Option D**

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Solution(By Apex Team)

$\begin{aligned}&\text{ Number of girls }\\
&=\frac{1}{2}\times12500\\
&=6250\end{aligned}$

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