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 | ||

Rs 720 | ||

Rs 700 | ||

Rs 680 |

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% | ||

32% | ||

35% | ||

28% |

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 | ||

264 | ||

164 | ||

200 |

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 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 | ||

Rs 425 | ||

Rs 420 | ||

Rs 400 |

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 | ||

Rs 225 | ||

Rs 235 | ||

Rs 300 |

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 | ||

Rs 811.25 | ||

Rs 862.50 | ||

Rs 875 |

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 | ||

Rs 90 | ||

Rs 92 | ||

Rs 97.80 |

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 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% | ||

65% | ||

25% | ||

20% |