# In an examination it is required to get 40% of minimum marks to pass. A student got 142 marks, thus he got 22 marks more than minimum marks required to pass. What is the total marks?

 [ A ]    350 [ B ]    400 [ C ]    300 [ D ]    None of the above
 Answer : Option C Explanation : 40 % = 142 - 22 40% = 120 100 % $\Rightarrow$300 Total marks = 300