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## Profit and Loss

#### Multiple Choice Questions

41.

A cloth merchant has announced 25% rebate in prices. If one needs to have a rebate of ₹ 40/-, then how many metres of cloth costing ₹ 32 per metre he should purchase?

• 6 m

• 5 m

• 10 m

• 10 m

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42.

A profit of Rs 960 is divided between A and B in the ratio  The difference of their profit is

• ₹ 120/-

• ₹ 160/-

• ₹ 180 /-

• ₹ 180 /-

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43.

A T.V was sold at a profit of 5% If it had been sold at a profit of 10%, the profit would have been ₹ 1000/- more. What is its cost price?

• ₹ 20,000

• ₹ 5,000

• ₹ 10,000

• ₹ 10,000

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44.

A book seller allowed 10% discount on printed price. He gets 30% commission from publisher. His profit in percent will be

• 20

• 25

• 25

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45.

A dealer is selling an article at a discount of 5% on the Marked price. If the Marked price is 12% above the cost price and the article was sold for Rs. 532 then the cost price is (in Rs.)

• 500

• 525

• 505

• 505

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# 46.A shopkeeper increases the price of an object by 40% and then sells it at 25% discount on the marked price. If the selling price of such an object be Rs.2100, its cost price for the shopkeeper was? Rs. 3000 Rs. 1500 Rs. 1750 Rs. 1750

D.

Rs. 1750

Required solution is:
Percentage effect

Let the C.P. of the article be Rs. x
then,

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47.

The marked price of an article is Rs. 5000. But due to a special festive offer, a certain per cent of discount is declared. Mr. X availed this opportunity and bought the article at a reduced price. He then sold it at Rs. 5000 and thereby made a profit . The percentage of discount allowed is

• 10

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48.

By what fraction selling price (S.P.) must be multiplied to get the cost price (C.P.) if the loss is 20%?

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49.

Ramesh sold a book at a loss of 30%. If he had sold it for Rs. 140 more, he would have made a profit of 40%. The cost price of the book is

• Rs. 280

• Rs. 200

• Rs. 260

• Rs. 260

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50.

A shopkeeper purchased 510 eggs at the rate of Rs. 20 per dozen. 30 eggs were broken on the way. In order to make a gain of 20%, he must sell the remaining eggs at the rate of

• Rs. 22.50 per dozen

• Rs. 25.50 per dozen

• Rs. 26 per dozen

• Rs. 26 per dozen

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