The cost of a house is Rs X Lakhs in 2005. After 3 years, the owner of the house sold it for 25% more than she paid for it. But she has to pay a tax of 50% of the gain. The tax amount she has to pay is….

X/24 | ||

X/2 | ||

X/8 | ||

X/4 |

A shopkeeper sold goods worth Rs 420 at 12% profit, out of which Rs 6 went towards sales tax on taxable sells. If the tax rate is 5%, what was the selling price of the tax free items?

Rs 344.40 | ||

Rs 440.40 | ||

Rs 350.40 | ||

Rs 450.40 |

A trader has a weighing balance that shows 1200 gm for a kilogram. He further marks up his cost price by 10%. Then the net profit percentage is………..

32% | ||

23% | ||

31.75% | ||

23.5% |

To attract more visitors, zoo authority announces 20% discount on every ticket which costs Rs 25. For this reason, sale of ticket increases by 28%. Find the percentage of increase in the number of visitors.

40% | ||

50% | ||

60% | ||

No change |

Neha 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...........

6 Rs | ||

8 Rs | ||

10 Rs | ||

12 Rs |

A shopkeeper listed the price of goods at 30% above the cost price. He sells half the stock at this price, one fourth of the stock at a discount of 15% and the remaining at 30% discount. His overall profit is........

15 3/8 % | ||

15% | ||

15 3/5% | ||

15 2/3% |

A shopkeeper allows a discount of 10% on the marked price of an item but charges a sales tax of 8% on the discounted price. If the customer pays Rs 3402 as the price including the sales tax, then the marked price is........

3400 Rs | ||

3500 Rs | ||

3600 Rs | ||

3800 Rs |