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A man bought an article and sold it at a gain of 5 %. If he had bought it at 5% less and sold it for Re 1 less, he would have made a profit of 10%. The C.P. of the article was

A) Rs 100 B) Rs 150
C) Rs 200 D) Rs 250

Answer:   C) Rs 200



Explanation:

Let original Cost price is x
Its Selling price = (105/100) * x = 21x/20
New Cost price  = (95/100) * x  = 19x/20
New Selling price = (110/100 )* (19x/20 )= 209x/200
[(21x/20) - (209x/200)] = 1
=> x = 200

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There was 25% off onshirt. A lady boughta shirt and got an additional 20% discount for paying in cash and further 10% discount for being a loyal customer. She paid ₹405. What was the price tag (in ₹) on the shirt?

A) 600 B) 650
C) 725 D) 750
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 750

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A person purchased a vehicle for ₹4,90,828 and sold it for ₹5,52,920. What is the percent profit earned on this vehicle (correct to two decimal places)?

 

A) 19.55% B) 11.55%
C) 15.51% D) 12.65%
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 12.65%

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A person purchased a vehicle for ₹4,89,828 and sold it for ₹5,89,828. What is the profit percent he earned on this vehicle (correct to two decimal places)?

 

A) 25% B) 15%
C) 18.65% D) 20.42%
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 20.42%

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A dealer buys an article marked at ₹20000 with two successive discounts of 20% and 5%. He spends ₹1800 on repairs and sells it for ₹20000, what is his profit/loss percent (correct to two decimal places)?

 

A) 23.64% loss B) 17.65% profit
C) 23.46% profit D) 17.65% loss
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 17.65% profit

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A man bought three articles for ₹3,000 each. He sold the articles respectively at 10% profit, 5% profit and 15% loss. The total percentage profit/loss he earned is:

 

A) 10% loss B) 5% profit
C) No profit no loss D) 5% loss
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) No profit no loss

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A dealer buys an article marked at ₹30000 with two successive discounts of 20% and 5%. He spends ₹1200 on repairs and sells it for ₹30000, what is his profit/loss percent?

 

A) 20% profit B) 25% loss
C) 20% loss D) 25% profit
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 25% profit

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A and B can complete a piece of work in 15 days and 20 days respectively. They got a contract to complete the work for ₹77000. The share of A (in ₹) in the contracted money will be:

 

A) 45,000 B) 40,000
C) 44,000 D) 42,000
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 44,000

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If the length of a rectangle is decreased by 11% and the breadth is increased by 11%, its area will undergo:

 

A) 13.13% increase B) 1.21% increase
C) 1.21% decrease D) 13.13% decrease
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 1.21% decrease

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