The difference between Simple Interest and True Discount on a certain sum of money for 6 months at % per annum is Rs 25. Find the sum.

A) Rs.6800 | B) Rs.6500 |

C) Rs.6000 | D) Rs.6200 |

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Subject: True Discount - Quantitative Aptitude - Arithmetic Ability

The profit earned by selling an article for Rs 900 is double the loss incurred when the same article is sold for Rs.490. At what price should the article be sold to make 25% profit?

A) 715 | B) 469 |

C) 400 | D) 750 |

Explanation:

Let C.P be Rs. x

900 - x = 2(x - 450)

=> x = Rs.600

C.P = 600 gain required is 25%

S.P = [(100+25)*600]/100

= Rs.750

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Subject: True Discount - Quantitative Aptitude - Arithmetic AbilityA man buys a watch for Rs. 1950 in cash and sells it for Rs. 2200 at a credit of 1 year. If the rate of interest is 10% per annum, the man:

A) gains Rs. 55 | B) gains Rs. 50 |

C) loses Rs. 30 | D) gains Rs. 30 |

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Subject: True Discount - Quantitative Aptitude - Arithmetic Ability

A man purchased a cow for Rs. 3000 and sold it the same day for Rs. 3600, allowing the buyer a credit of 2 years. If the rate of interest be 10% per annum, then the man has a gain of:

A) 0% | B) 5% |

C) 7.5% | D) 10% |

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Subject: True Discount - Quantitative Aptitude - Arithmetic Ability

A man wants to sell his scooter .There are two offers one at Rs12000 cash and other at a credit of Rs12880 to be paid after 8 months ,money being at 18% per annum which is better offer?

A) Rs.12880 | B) Rs.12000 |

C) Both are equally good | D) None of the above |

Explanation:

PW of Rs.12,880 due 8 months hence

= Rs =Rs.11500

Clearly 12000 in cash is a better offer.

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Subject: True Discount - Quantitative Aptitude - Arithmetic Ability