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Territorial Army Paper I : Official Practice Test Paper - 4

Option 3 : 72

**Given :**

A number, when increased by 37.5 %, gives 99.

**Calculations :**

Let the number be x

According to the question

x + 37.5% of x = 99

⇒ x + (3/8)x = 99

⇒ (11/8)x = 99

⇒ x = 72

**∴ Option 3 is the correct choice.**