The DAV Class 6 Maths Solutions and **DAV Class 6 Maths Chapter 5 Worksheet 2 **Solutions of Percentage and its Applications offer comprehensive answers to textbook questions.

## DAV Class 6 Maths Ch 5 WS 2 Solutions

Question 1.

Find:

(a) The amount 6% more than ₹ 120

Solution:

6% of ₹ 120

=

= \(\frac{36}{5}\)

= ₹ 7.20

Amount more than ₹ 120 = ₹ 120 + ₹ 7.20

= ₹ 127.20

Hence, the required amount = ₹ 127.20.

(b) The amount 15% less than ₹ 400

Solution:

15% of ₹ 400

= \(\frac{15}{100}\) × 400

= ₹ 60

∴ The amont less than ₹ 400

= ₹ 400 – ₹ 60 = ₹ 340

Hence, the required amount = ₹ 340

Question 2.

The monthly salary of Mohan is ₹ 950. If his salary increases by 6%, find his new salary.

Solution:

Monthly salary of Mohan = ₹ 950

Increase in his salary = 6 % of ₹ 950

=

= ₹ 57

∴ His new salary = ₹ 950 + ₹ 57 = ₹ 1007

Hence, the required salary = ₹ 1007

Question 3.

A dealer buys an old Car for ₹ 80,000. He repairs it and sells it at an increase of 10%. What is the selling price of the Car?

Solution:

Price of the Car = ₹ 80,000

Increased price after repairing the Car = \(\frac{10}{100}\) × 80,000

= ₹ 8,000

∴ The increased price = ₹ 80,000 + ₹ 8000 = ₹ 88000

Hence, the required selling price = ₹ 88,000

Question 4.

The monthly consumption of milk in a family in 120 litres. If due to festival, the consumption of milk increased by 20%, find the present consumptions of milk.

Solution:

Monthly consumption of milk = 120 litres

Increased consumption = \(\frac{20}{100}\) × 120

= 24 litre

∴ Present consumption = 120 litres + 24 litres = 144 litres

Hence, the required consumption of milk = 144 litres.

Question 5.

The cost of a saree was ₹ 500. If the shopkeeper allows a discount of 20% on the saree, what is the cost of saree after discount?

Solution:

Cost of saree = ₹ 500

Discount = 20% of ₹ 500

= \(\frac{20}{100}\) × 500

= ₹ 100

∴ Cost of saree after the discount = ₹ 500 – ₹ 100 = ₹ 400

Hence, the required cost = ₹ 400.