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A dealer marks an article 40% above the cost price and sells it to a customer, allowing two successive discounts of 20% and 25% on the marked price. If he suffers a loss of ₹ 140, then the cost price (in ₹) of the article is:

 

A) 900 B) 840
C) 872 D) 875

Answer:   D) 875



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The marked price of an article is ₹1,280. If a shopkeeper sold the article at 12% profit after giving 30% discount, then the cost price of the article is

 

A) ₹ 700 B) ₹ 800
C) ₹ 600 D) ₹ 850
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) ₹ 800

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The profit earned after selling an article for ₹8,579 is the same as the loss incurred after selling the article for ₹6,341. The profit percentage is

 

A) 15% B) 12%
C) 18% D) 20%
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 15%

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A man sold his bike for ₹ 25,000 at 25% profit. At what price would it he have sold if he had incurred a loss of 15%?

 

A) ₹ 19,000 B) ₹ 17,000
C) ₹ 16,000 D) ₹ 18,000
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) ₹ 17,000

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A shopkeeper sells two refrigerator sets at the same price. He gains 40% on one refrigerator and loses 40% on the other. What is his net loss percentage in the whole transaction?

 

A) 18% B) 14%
C) 12% D) 16%
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 16%

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Reema bought a car fort ₹ 75,000 and spent ₹ 10,000 on its repairs. She sold this car to Chin, at a profit of 15%. Chiru sold it to Ritu at a profit of 10%. What did Ritu pay for the car?

 

A) ₹ 1,02,575 B) ₹ 1,02,252
C) ₹ 1,07,525 D) ₹ 1,05,752
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) ₹ 1,07,525

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Sulekha bought 36 kg of sugar for ₹1,040. She sold it at a profit equal to the selling price of 10 kg of it. What is the selling price (in ₹) for 5 kg of sugar?

 

 

A) 235 B) 215
C) 220 D) 200
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 200

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A bought an article for ₹5,400 and sold it at a loss of 30%. With this amount, he bought another article and sold it at a gain of 60%, What was his overall percentage gain or percentage loss?

 

A) Gain, 1.2% B) Gain, 12%
C) Loss, 12% D) Loss, 1.2%
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Gain, 12%

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Two articles are sold for ₹ 10,005 each. On one, the seller gains 15% and on the other, he loses 13%. What is his overall gain or loss percent, correct to two decimal places?

 

 

A) 1.42% gain B) 0.94% loss
C) 0.94% gain D) 1.42% loss
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 0.94% loss

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