Profit-Loss

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One trader calculates the percentage of profit on the buying price and another calculates on the selling price. When their selling prices are the same, then the difference of their actual profits is Rs. 85 and both claim to have made 20% profit. What is the selling price of each?
Rs. 1700
no
Rs. 2100
no
Rs. 2550
yes
Rs. 2750
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A businessman sells a commodity at 10% profit. If he had bought it at 10% less and sold it for Rs. 2 less, then he would have gained 16 2/3%. The cost price of the commodity is….
Rs.32
no
Rs.88.36
no
Rs.40
yes
Rs.48
no
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A retailer purchases a grinder at a discount of 15% and sells it for Rs 1955 at a profit of 15%. The amount of discount received by the retailer from the wholesaler was….
Rs 270
no
Rs 290
no
Rs 300
yes
Rs 330
no
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An article is sold at a discount of 20% and an additional discount of 30% is allowed on cash payment. If Vidya purchased the article by paying Rs 2240 in cash, the marked price of the article was….
Rs 4000
yes
Rs 4368
no
Rs 4400
no
Rs 4480
no
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A manufacturer marked an article at Rs. 50 and sold it allowing 20% discount. If his profit was 25%, then the cost price of the article was….
Rs. 40
no
Rs. 35
no
Rs. 32
yes
Rs. 30
no
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If the ratio of cost price and selling price of an article be as 10 : 11, the percentage of profit is….
8
no
10
yes
11
no
15
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A discount of 30% on the marked price of a toy reduces its selling price by Rs. 30. What is the new selling price (in Rs.)?
70
yes
21
no
130
no
100
no
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‘A’ sells an article to ‘B’ at a profit of 20% and ‘B’ sells it to ‘C’ at a profit of 25%. If ‘C’ pays Rs. 1,200, the cost price of the article originally (in Rs.) is….
700
no
600
no
1,000
no
800
yes
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Nisha bought a number of oranges at 2 for a rupee and an equal number at 3 for a rupee. To make a profit of 20% she should sell a dozen for….
Rs. 6
yes
Rs. 8
no
Rs. 10
no
Rs. 12
no
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The marked price of a radio is Rs. 480. The shopkeeper allows a discount at 10% and gains 8%. If no discount is allowed, his gain percent would be….
18%
no
18.5%
no
20.5%
no
20%
yes
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