# . One hundred lakhs is equal to

A. 10 million

B. 1 million

C. 100 million

D. 10 crore

Ans. Correct option is A.

Solution:

Some transformations from lakhs to millions, lakhs to crores and millions to crore is shown below

1 million is equal to 10 lakhs.

1 crore is equal to 100 lakhs.

1 crore is equal to 10 million.

Now, we're going to use the below transformations in answering the question.

We have to find one hundred lakhs in terms of crores or millions as per the options given in question.

One hundred lakhs in terms of millions

1 million = 10 lakh

So, 100 lakhs = 10 million … …. Eq. (1)

One hundred lakhs in terms of crores

1 crore = 100 lakhs

So, 100 lakhs = 1 crores … … … …. Eq. (2)

Now, let’s check the options given in the question

a. 10 million

This is the accurate option as from eq. (1) 100 lakhs is equal to 10 million.

b. 1 million

This is wrong option because from eq. (1), 100 lakh isn't equal to 1 million.

c. 100 million

This is wrong option because from eq. (1), 100 lakh isn't equal to 1 million.

d. 10 crores

This is wrong option because from eq. (2), 100 lakh isn’t equal to 10 crore.