A trader marked an article at 10% above its cost price. For selling, he allowed a certain discounts and suffered a loss of 1%. The discount was…

9% | ||

10% | ||

11% | ||

12% |

A dealer buys a car listed at Rs. 200000 at successive discounts of 5% and 10%. If he sells the car for Rs. 179550, then his profit is….

10% | ||

9% | ||

5% | ||

4% |

The marked price of a watch is Rs. 800. A customer gets two successive discounts on the marked price, the first being 10%. The second discount, if the customer pays Rs. 612 of it, is…

12% | ||

10% | ||

15% | ||

14% |

A merchant finds his profit as 20% of the selling price. His actual profit is….

20% | ||

22% | ||

25% | ||

30% |

Some toffees were bought at the rate of 11 for Rs. 10 and the same number at the rate of 9 for Rs. 10. If the whole lot was sold at one rupee per toffee, then the gain or loss in the whole transaction was….

Loss of 1% | ||

Gain of 1% | ||

Neither gain nor loss | ||

Gain of 1.5% |

A shopkeeper bought 80kg of sugar at the rate of Rs. 13.50 per kg. He mixed it with 120kg of sugar costing Rs. 16 per kg. In order to make a profit of 20%, he must sell the mixture at….

Rs 18 per kg | ||

Rs 17 per kg | ||

Rs 16.40 per kg | ||

Rs 15 per kg |

A man sold some articles at a gain of 10%. He spent his total sale proceeds to purchase such articles again. This time, while selling them, he incurred a loss of 10%. His loss or gain in the transaction was….

1% loss | ||

1% gain | ||

No profit no loss | ||

2% loss |

A piece of land came to a person through three middleman each gaining 20%. If the person purchased the land for Rs. 3,45,600 the original cost of the land was….

Rs. 1,00,000 | ||

Rs. 1,50,000 | ||

Rs. 1,75,800 | ||

Rs. 2,00,000 |

A trader gains 15% after selling an item at 10% discount on the printed price. The ratio of the cost price and printed price of the item is….

18 : 23 | ||

17 : 18 | ||

17 : 23 | ||

18 : 25 |

A person sold a horse at a gain of 15%. Had he bought it for 25% less and sold it for Rs. 600 less, he would have made a profit of 32%. The cost price of the horse was….

Rs 3,750 | ||

Rs 3,250 | ||

Rs 2,750 | ||

Rs 2,250 |