CAT 1989 Question Paper Question 3


The following table gives the quantities of apples (in tonnes) arriving at New Delhi market from various states in a particular year. The month in which demand was more than supply, the additional demand was met by the stock from cold storage. 

Question 3

Which state supplied the highest percentage of apples from the total apples supplied?


The answer to this question is the same as the state which supplied the maximum number of apples.

We can rule out UP and Cold Storage as they supplied significantly less than the other two.
Among the other two states,

The total number of apples supplied by HP is 231,028
The total number of apples supplied by J&K; is 262,735

Hence, the correct answer is J&K;

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