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# A milk man has 20 liters of milk. If he mixes 5 liters of water, which is freely available, in 20 liters of pure milk.If the cost of pure milk is Rs.18 per liter,then the profit of the milkman, when he sells all the mixture at cost price is:

 A) 20% B) 25% C) 33.33% D) 18%

Explanation:

when the water is freely available and all the water is sold at the price of the milk, then the water gives the profit on the cost of 20 liters of milk.

Therefore, profit percentage = (5/20) x 100 =25 %       [ Profit %= (Profit/C.P)*100]

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Q:

Karan purchased one dozen pens for Rs. 120 and sold a pack of 3 pens for Rs.35 each. What is his gain?

 A) 16.67% B) 20% C) 15% D) 33.33%

Explanation:

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Q:

The ratio of the cost price and selling price of a shirt is 32 : 37. What is the profit percentage?

 A) 15.63 B)  13.51 C) 17.21 D) 14.44

Explanation:

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6 5672
Q:

A shopkeeper allows a discount of 20% to his customers and still gains 25%. Find the Marked price of an article which costs Rs.600 to the shopkeeper.

 A) Rs.937.50 B) Rs.937 C) Rs.930 D) Rs.1000

Explanation:

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Q:

Surbhi invested Rs.6000 for 5 months and Urba invested Rs.5000 for 6 months in a venture. The ratio in which they will share the profits is

 A) 36:25 B) 6:5 C) 5:6 D) 1:1

Explanation:

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Q:

The marked price of a trouser is twice of the cost price. To earn 36% profit, what should be the value of discount (in percentage)?

 A)  33 B)  32 C)  34 D)  36

Explanation:

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2 563
Q:

If selling price of 39 articles is equal to the cost price of 42 articles, then what will be the profit percentage?

 A) 8.33 B) 7.69 C)  9.09 D) 11.33

Explanation:

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1 558
Q:

A shopkeeper purchased 10 boxes of pencils containing 10 pencils each at Rs. 100 per box and sold each pencil at a profit 12%. What is the total sale price?

 A) Rs.1100 B) Rs.1120 C) Rs.1200 D) Rs.1210

Explanation:

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2 803
Q:

The marked price of a calculator is Rs 750. It is sold at a discount of 22%. If the cost price of the calculator is Rs 500, then what is the profit (in Rs)?

 A) 85 B)  105 C)  95 D) 115