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# Profit and Loss

1.
A man buys an article for Rs. 27.50 and sells it for Rs 28.60. Find his gain percent

3%
2%
1%
4%

2.
A TV is purchased at Rs. 5000 and sold at Rs. 4000, find the lost percent.

10%
20%
15%
25%

3.
In terms of percentage profit, which among following the best transaction.

C.P. 36, Profit 17
C.P. 50, Profit 24
C.P. 40, Profit 19
C.P. 60, Profit 29

4.
A person incurs a loss of 5% be selling a watch for Rs. 1140. At what price should the watch be sold to earn 5% profit.

Rs.1200
Rs.1230
Rs.1260
Rs.1290

5.
A book was sold for Rs 27.50 with a profit of 10%. If it were sold for Rs. 25.75, then would have been percentage of profit and loss ?

2% Profit
3% Profit
2% Loss
3% Loss

6.
If the cost price is 25% of selling price. Then what is the profit percent.

150%
200%
300%
350%

7.
The cost price of 20 articles is the same as the selling price of x articles. If the profit is 25%, find out the value of x

13
12
14
16

8.
A man buys an item at Rs. 1200 and sells it at the loss of 20 percent. Then what is the selling price of that item

720
880
960
840

9.
Sahil purchased a machine at Rs 10000, then got it repaired at Rs 5000, then gave its transportation charges Rs 1000. Then he sold it with 50% of profit. At what price he actually sold it.

Rs. 22000
Rs. 24000
Rs. 26000
Rs. 28000

10.
A shopkeeper expects a gain of 45/2 % on his C.P. If his sale was Rs. 392, then find his profit.

70
72
74
76

11.
A plot is sold for Rs. 18,700 with a loss of 15%. At what price it should be sold to get profit of 15%.

Rs 25300
Rs 22300
Rs 24300
Rs 21300

12.
A man gains 20% by selling an article for a certain price. If he sells it at double the price, the percentage of profit will be.

130%
140%
150%
160%

13.
If the cost price of 12 pens is equal to the selling price of 8 pens, the gain percent is ?

12%
30%
50%
60%

14.
The cost price of 20 articles is the same as the selling price of x articles. If the profit is 25% then determine the value of x.

14
15
16
17

15.
In a certain store, the profit is 320% of the cost. If the cost increases by 25% but the selling price remains constant, approximately what percentage of the selling price is the profit

70%
80%
90%
none of above

16.
If the cost price of 12 items is equal to the selling price of 16 items, the loss percent is

20%
25%
30%
40%

17.
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

100
250
200
300

18.
A fruit seller sells mangoes at the rate of Rs.9 per kg and thereby loses 20%. At what price per kg, he should have sold them to make a profit of 5%

Rs 8.81
Rs 9.81
Rs 10.81
Rs 11.81

19.
If the manufacturer gains 10 %, the wholesale dealer 15 % and the retailer 25 %, then find the cost of production of a table if the retail price was Rs 1265

Rs. 750
Rs. 800
Rs. 850
Rs. 900

20.
A producer of tea blends two varieties of tea from two tea gardens one costing Rs 18 per kg and another Rs 20 per kg in the ratio 5 : 3. If he sells the blended variety at Rs 21 per kg, then his gain percent is

12%
13%
14%
15%