A man was engaged on a job for 30 days on the condition that he would get a wage of Rs.10 for the day he works, but he have to pay a fine of Rs.2 for each day of his absence. If he gets Rs.216 at the end, he was absent for work for ____ days.

A

7

B

8

C

9

D

10

Correct Option -** A**

Explaination

Let x be the no. of days he was absent.

10(30-x) - 2x = 216

300-10x-2x=216

12x=84

x=7

He was absent for 7 days.

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