Sanjay buys some articles for Rs. 1,80,000. He sells 2/5th of it at a loss of 12%. If he wants to earn overall profit of 18% on selling all the articles, then at what profit % he should sell the remaining articles?

A) 48% B) 73 % C) 42 % D) 60 % Solution Lets assume Total 5 articles (sold at 100) Then 5 x100 -----500 2 x 100 -----200 But sold…

Mohit Calculates his profit% on the selling Puice where as soma calculates on her cost price. They find that the difference of their profit is rs 195. If the selling Price is same for both and mohit earned 25 % profit where a Soma earned 30% Profit Find Cost Price of mohit

A) 7804 B) 6335 C) 6405 D) 7605 Solution Mohit = 25% = 1/4 (1= profit; 4= sp) Cp =3. Sp = 4 profit=1 Soma 30% 3/10 (3 profit ;…

A shopkeeper sells his article at 16*2/3% profit on S.P. What is his actual profit?

A) 20% B) 21% C) 25 % D) 19 % Solution

An egg seller sells his eggs only in the packs of 3 eggs, 6 eggs, 9 eggs, 12 eggs etc., but the rate is not necessarily uniform. One day Raju purchased at the rate of 3 eggs for a rupee and the next hour he purchased equal number of eggs at the rate of 6 eggs for a rupee. Next day he sold all the eggs at the rate of 9 eggs for Rs.2. What is his percentage profit or loss?

A) loss 10 % B) 11.11% loss C) 20 % loss D) 16 % loss Solution

A man purchased some eggs at 3 for Rs. 5 and sold them at 5 for Rs.12. Thus he gained Rs. 143 in all. the number of egges he bought is

A) 210 B) 200 C) 195 D) 190 Solution

The market price of an item was Rs 480 but shopkeeper offered discounts of 5%. At what price does he finally sell the item.

Options A) 456 B) 466 C) 435 D) 450 Detailed solutions 480 rs ------ 100 % _______------ 5% 5x480/100 = 24 Market price 480 After 5 % discount is 480-24…

The cost price of 44 items is the same as the selling price of x items. If the profit is 10%, then what is the value of x?

Options A) 55 B) 60 C) 50 D) 40 Detailed solution If the total profit on selling of x article is 10% then total selling price % is (100% +…