A cricketer has a mean score of 60 runs in 10 innings. Find out how many runs are to be scored in the eleventh innings to raise the mean score to 62 ?

A. 83 B. 82 C. 80 D. 81 Answer: Option B
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Solution(By Apex Team)

Let the score in the eleventh innings = x According to the question, $\begin{aligned}\Rightarrow\frac{60\times10+x}{11}=62\\ \Rightarrow600+\mathrm{x}=682\\ \Rightarrow\mathrm{x}=82\end{aligned}$

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