Profit-Loss

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Jasmine allows 4% discount on the marked price of her goods and still earns a profit of 20%. What is the cost price of a shirt if its marked price is Rs 850?
Rs 650
no
Rs 720
no
Rs 700
no
Rs 680
yes
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If goods be purchased for Rs 450 and one third sold at a loss of 10%. At what gain percent should the remainder be sold so as to gain 20% on the whole transaction?
30%
no
32%
no
35%
yes
28%
no
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A shopkeeper marks his goods 40% above the cost price. He allows a discount of 5% for cash payment to his customers. He receives 1064 Rs. in cash after paying the discount. His profit is….
800
no
264
yes
164
no
200
no
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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
no
X/2
no
X/8
yes
X/4
no
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A person bought 76 cows and sold 20 cows at 15% profit, 40 cows at 19% profit and remaining 16 cows at 25% profit and got a profit of Rs. 6570 as a whole. The cost price of each cow is….
Rs 450
yes
Rs 425
no
Rs 420
no
Rs 400
no
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If 9% of sale price of an article is equivalent to 11% of its cost price and 13% of its sale price exceeds 15% of the cost price by Rs 2. Then what will be the cost price of the article?
Rs 220
no
Rs 225
yes
Rs 235
no
Rs 300
no
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A person purchases 100 pens at a discount of 10%. The net amount of money spent by the person to purchase the pens is 600. The selling expenses incurred by the person are 15% on the net cost price. What should be the selling price for 100 pens in order to earn a profit of 25%?
Rs 802.50
no
Rs 811.25
no
Rs 862.50
yes
Rs 875
no
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A trader fixed the price of an article in such a way that by giving a rebate of 10% on the price fixed he made a profit of 15%. If the cost of the article is 72, the price fixed on it is.........
Rs 82.80
no
Rs 90
no
Rs 92
yes
Rs 97.80
no
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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
no
Rs 440.40
no
Rs 350.40
yes
Rs 450.40
no
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A trader buys goods at 20% discount on marked price. If he wants to make a profit of 25% after allowing a discount of 20%, by what percent should his marked price be greater than the original marked price? 
15%
no
65%
no
25%
yes
20%
no
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