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# A sells an article to B at a loss of 20%, B sells it to C at a profit of 12.5% and sells it to D at a loss of 8%. If D buys it for Rs.248.40, then what is the difference between the loss incurred by A and C?

 A) Rs. 36.80 B) Rs. 38.40 C) Rs.42.60 D) Rs.39.20

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Two articles are sold for Rs. 4,956 each. On one, the seller gains 18% and on the other he loses 16%. What is his overall gain or loss percent to nearest one decimal place?

 A) 1.9% loss B) 1.9% gain C) 2.1% gain D) 2.1% loss

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Two articles are sold for ₹975 each. On one, the seller gains 30% and on the other, he loses 25%. What is the overall gain or loss percentage, correct to one decimal place?

 A) 4.9% loss B) 5.3% gain C) 4.9% gain D) 5.1% loss

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A person marked his goods at a price that would give him 40% profit but he declared a sale and allowed 20% discount on the marked price. What is the profit percentage of the person in the whole transaction ?

 A) 12% B) 32% C) 30% D) 20%

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A dealer sold 6 sewing machines for ₹63,000 with a profit of 5%. For how much should he sells 8 machines if he intends to earn 15% profit?

 A) ₹88,200 B) ₹69,300 C) ₹92,000 D) ₹92,400

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If the difference between 62% and 80% of a number is 198, then the difference between 92% and 56% of the number will be:

 A) 1100 B) 3564 C) 396 D) 360

Explanation:

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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

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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

Explanation:

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If a sum amounts to ₹2,190 in four years and ₹2,409 in five years at compound interest, when the interest is compounded yearly, then the annual rate of interest is:

 A) 11% B) 10% C) D) 8%