Profit-Loss

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A man bought an article listed at Rs. 1500 with a discount of 20% offered on the list price. What additional discount must be offered to man to bring the net price to Rs. 1,104?

8%
yes
10%
no
12%
no
15%
no
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A man buys pencils at the rate of 6 for Rs. 5 and sells them at 5 for Rs. 6. His profit per cent is….
30
no
35
no
40
no
44
yes
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The ratio of cost price and selling price of an article is 8:9. The profit per cent is….
20
no
15
no
12.5
yes
10
no
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An article listed at Rs. 800 is sold at successive discounts of 25% and 15%. The buyer desires to sell it off at a profit of 20% after allowing a 10% discount. What would be his list price?
Rs. 620
no
Rs. 600
no
Rs. 640
no
Rs. 680
yes
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A dealer buys a car listed at Rs. 200000 at successive discounts of 5% and 10%. If he sells the car for Rs. 179550, then his profit is….
10%
no
9%
no
5%
yes
4%
no
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A bicycle, marked at Rs. 2,000, is sold with two successive discount of 20% and 10%. An additional discount of 5% is offered for cash payment. The selling price of the bicycle at cash payment is….
Rs. 1,368
yes
Rs. 1,468
no
Rs. 1,568
no
Rs. 1.668
no
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While selling a cooler, a shop keeper gives a discount of 10% on the marked price. If he gives a discount of 12% he earns Rs 35 less as profit.
The marked price of the cooler is…
Rs. 1,650
no
Rs. 1,625
no
Rs. 1,725
no
Rs. 1,750
yes
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A tradesman marks his goods at 25% above the cost price and allows purchasers a discount of 12 1/2%. His profit is….
8%
no
8.5%
no
8.625%
no
9.375%
yes
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The cost of an article was Rs 75. The cost was first increased by 20% and later on it was reduced by 20%. The present cost of the article is….
Rs. 72
yes
Rs. 60
no
Rs. 75
no
Rs. 90
no
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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%
no
5%
yes
8%
no
12%
no
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