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 | ||

Rs.88.36 | ||

Rs.40 | ||

Rs.48 |

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 | ||

Rs 290 | ||

Rs 300 | ||

Rs 330 |

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 | ||

Rs 4368 | ||

Rs 4400 | ||

Rs 4480 |

An article is listed at Rs 920. A customer pays Rs 742.90 for it after getting two successive discounts. If the rate of first discount is 15%, the rate of 2nd discount is….

10% | ||

5% | ||

8% | ||

12% |

A shopkeeper marks his goods 30% above his cost price but allows a discount of 10% at the time of sale. His gain is….

21% | ||

20% | ||

18% | ||

17% |

By selling an article, a man makes a profit of 25% of its selling price. His profit per cent is….

20 | ||

25 | ||

16 2/3 | ||

33 1/3 |

By selling a bicycle for Rs. 2,850, a shopkeeper gains 14%. If the profit is reduced to 8%, then the selling price will be….

Rs. 2,600 | ||

Rs. 2,700 | ||

Rs. 2,800 | ||

Rs. 3,000 |

A shopkeeper earns a profit of 12% on selling a book at 10% discount on the printed price. The ratio of the cost price and the printed price of the book is….

45 : 56 | ||

45 : 51 | ||

47 : 56 | ||

47 : 51 |

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 | ||

Rs. 35 | ||

Rs. 32 | ||

Rs. 30 |

If the ratio of cost price and selling price of an article be as 10 : 11, the percentage of profit is….

8 | ||

10 | ||

11 | ||

15 |