By selling 144 hens, Mahesh suffered a loss equal to the selling price of 6 hens. His loss percent is….

4 | ||

3 | ||

9 | ||

4 1/2 |

A coconut merchant finds that the cost price of 2750 coconuts is the same as the selling price of 2500 coconuts. The loss or gain per cent is….

5% loss | ||

15% loss | ||

20% gain | ||

10% gain |

How much percent more than the cost price should a shopkeeper mark his goods so that after allowing a discount of 20% on the marked price, he gains 10%?

30% | ||

10% | ||

27.5% | ||

37.5% |

A trader marked an article at 10% above its cost price. For selling, he allowed a certain discounts and suffered a loss of 1%. The discount was…

9% | ||

10% | ||

11% | ||

12% |

The marked price of a watch is Rs. 800. A customer gets two successive discounts on the marked price, the first being 10%. The second discount, if the customer pays Rs. 612 of it, is…

12% | ||

10% | ||

15% | ||

14% |

A piece of land came to a person through three middleman each gaining 20%. If the person purchased the land for Rs. 3,45,600 the original cost of the land was….

Rs. 1,00,000 | ||

Rs. 1,50,000 | ||

Rs. 1,75,800 | ||

Rs. 2,00,000 |

A trader gains 15% after selling an item at 10% discount on the printed price. The ratio of the cost price and printed price of the item is….

18 : 23 | ||

17 : 18 | ||

17 : 23 | ||

18 : 25 |

A person sold a horse at a gain of 15%. Had he bought it for 25% less and sold it for Rs. 600 less, he would have made a profit of 32%. The cost price of the horse was….

Rs 3,750 | ||

Rs 3,250 | ||

Rs 2,750 | ||

Rs 2,250 |

The marked price of watch was Rs. 820. A man bought the watch for Rs. 570.72 after getting two successive discounts, of which the first was 20%. The second discount was….

18% | ||

15% | ||

13% | ||

11% |

A sells an article to B at a profit of 10% B sells the article back to A at a loss of 10%. In this transaction….

A neither loses nor gains | ||

A makes a profit of 11 | ||

A makes a profit of 20% | ||

B loses 20% |