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# A man saves 20% of his monthly salary. If an account of dearness of things he is to increase his monthly expenses by 15%, he is only able to save Rs. 400 per month. What is his monthly salary ?

 A) Rs. 6000 B) Rs. 4500 C) Rs. 5000 D) Rs. 6500

Answer:   C) Rs. 5000

Explanation:

Income = Rs. 100

Expenditure = Rs. 80

Savings = Rs. 20

Present Expenditure 80x(15/100) = Rs. 12 = 80 + 12 = Rs. 92

Present Savings = 100 – 92 = Rs. 8

100 ------ 8
? --------- 400 => 5000

His salary = Rs. 5000

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A man bought 2 articles for ₹3050 each. He sold one article at 10% loss and another at 20% profit. The total profit/loss percentage he earned is:

 A) 10% loss B) 5% loss C) 5% profit D) 10% profit

Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 5% profit

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There was 25% off on shirt. A lady bought that shirt and got an additional 20% discount for paying in cash and further 10% discount for being a loyal customer. She paid ₹324. What was the price tag (in ₹) on the shirt ?

 A) 750 B) 600 C) 650 D) 725

Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 600

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A person purchased a vehicle for ₹5,90,828 and sold it for ₹6,52,920. What is the profit percent he earned on this vehicle (correct to two decimal places) ?

 A) 9.51% B) 9.55% C) 10.51% D) 11.55%

Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 10.51%

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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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