# In an election between two candidates, the winner got 65% of the total votes cast and won the election by a majority of 2748 votes. What is the total number of votes cast if no vote is declared invalid?

A. 8580

B. 8720

C. 9000

D. 9160

**Answer: Option D **

__Solution(By Examveda Team)__

Winner gets 65% of valid votes and loser gets 35% of votesDifference between this two = 2748

(65-35)% = 2748

30% = 2748

Total number of voters, 100%

= $$\frac{{2748 \times 100}}{{30}}$$

= 9160

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65% of x - 35% of x =2748

30% of x =2748

30/100 × x =2748

x = 2748 × 100/30

x = 9160

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