Profit-Loss

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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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A plate was sold for Rs. 6,300 after giving two successive discounts of 12.5% and 10%. Find the marked price.
Rs. 7,300
no
Rs. 7,700
no
RS. 8,000
yes
RS.7,250
no
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The list price of a shirt is Rs. 440 and a customer pays Rs. 396 for it. The discount rate is….
10%
yes
10.5%
no
20%
no
12%
no
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A fruit seller buys some oranges at the rate of 4 for Rs. 10 and an equal number more at 5 for Rs. 10. He sells the whole lot at 9 for Rs. 20. What is his loss or gain per cent?
Loss per cent 1 19/81%
yes
Gain percent 1 19/81%
no
No loss or no profit
no
Loss per cent 2%
no
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A reduction in the price of apples enables a person to purchase 3 apples for Rs. 1 instead of Rs. 1.25. What is the % of reduction in price (approximately)?
20%
yes
25%
no
30%
no
33 1/3%
no
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A retailer purchased radiosets at the rate of Rs. 400 each from a wholesaler. He raised the price by 30% and then allowed a discount of 8% on each set. His profit will be….
19%
no
78.4%
no
22%
no
19.6%
yes
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A shopkeeper buys an article for Rs. 450. He marks it at 20% above the cost price. Find the percentage discount given by him if he sells the article for Rs. 496.80.
8%
yes
9%
no
10%
no
12%
no
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A man sold 20 apples for Rs. 100 and gained 20%. How many apples did he buy for Rs. 100?
20
no
22
no
24
yes
25
no
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