Profit-Loss

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A man bought an article listed at Rs. 1500 with a discount of 20% offered on the list price. What additional discount must be offered to man to bring the net price to Rs. 1,104?

8%
yes
10%
no
12%
no
15%
no
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The cost price of an article is Rs. 800. After allowing a discount of 10%, a gain of 12.5% was made. Then the marked price of the article is….
Rs. 1,000
yes
Rs. 1,100
no
Rs. 1,200
no
Rs. 1,300
no
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A car and a jeep were sold for Rs. 125000 each. The car was sold at a loss of 20% while the jeep at a gain of 20%. The entire transaction resulted in….
Neither loss nor gain
no
Gain of Rs. 1000
no
Loss of Rs. 1000
yes
Gain of Rs. 500
no
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A person buys 100 cups at Rs. 10 each. On the way 10 cups are broken. He sells the remaining cups at Rs. 11 each. His loss percent is….
1/2
no
1
yes
1 1/2
no
2
no
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By selling 144 hens, Mahesh suffered a loss equal to the selling price of 6 hens. His loss percent is….
4
yes
3
no
9
no
4 1/2
no
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A coconut merchant finds that the cost price of 2750 coconuts is the same as the selling price of 2500 coconuts. The loss or gain per cent is….
5% loss
no
15% loss
no
20% gain
no
10% gain
yes
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A man buys pencils at the rate of 6 for Rs. 5 and sells them at 5 for Rs. 6. His profit per cent is….
30
no
35
no
40
no
44
yes
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The ratio of cost price and selling price of an article is 8:9. The profit per cent is….
20
no
15
no
12.5
yes
10
no
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An article listed at Rs. 800 is sold at successive discounts of 25% and 15%. The buyer desires to sell it off at a profit of 20% after allowing a 10% discount. What would be his list price?
Rs. 620
no
Rs. 600
no
Rs. 640
no
Rs. 680
yes
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How much percent more than the cost price should a shopkeeper mark his goods so that after allowing a discount of 20% on the marked price, he gains 10%?
30%
no
10%
no
27.5%
no
37.5%
yes
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