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Answered on 23/11/2016 Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition/Mathematics Profit, Loss and Discount

A man buys a cycle for Rs 1400 and sells it at a loss of 15%. What is the selling price of the cycle?

Solkapally Mahender

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Rs. 1190.

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Answers 2 Comments Answered on 25/11/2016 Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition/Mathematics Profit, Loss and Discount

The marked price of a ceiling fan is Rs.1350 and the shopkeeper allows a discount of 6% on it. Find the... read more

The marked price of a ceiling fan is Rs.1350 and the shopkeeper allows a discount of 6% on it. Find the selling price of the fan? read less

Chilla Rajesh

Math Trainer

s.p = m.p - discount of m.p. s.p= 1350 - 6 % 1350. s.p = 1269.

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Answers 4 Comments Answered on 20/11/2016 Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition/Mathematics Profit, Loss and Discount

Joy bought pens at Rs 120 a dozen. He sold it for Rs 15 each. What is his profit percent?

Muraleedharan R

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CP of 1 pen = Rs10 SP of 1 pen = Rs15 Profit = Rs5 P % = (5/10) x 100 % = 50%

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Answers 3 Comments Answered on 30/11/2016 Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition/Mathematics Profit, Loss and Discount

What is the formula for calculating selling price if marked price and discount is given?

Chilla Rajesh

Math Trainer

S.P = M.P - Discount.

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Answers 1 Comments Answered on 30/11/2016 Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition/Mathematics Profit, Loss and Discount

A trade marks his goods at 40% above the cost price and allows a discount of 25%. What is the gain percent?

Chilla Rajesh

Math Trainer

5%

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Answers 1 Comments Answered on 04/12/2016 Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition/Mathematics Profit, Loss and Discount

A dealer purchased a washing machine for Rs 7660. He allows a discount of 12% on its marked price and... read more

A dealer purchased a washing machine for Rs 7660. He allows a discount of 12% on its marked price and still gains 10%. Find the marked price of the machine? read less

Saurabh Gaur

Maths Wizard

Cost price of washing machine (w.m) = Rs. 7660. Let mp of w.m be x therefore acc. to formula s.p will be = (100-discount)/100 * m.p. Therefore s.p = 88/100 x and due to gain of 8 % c.p will be 88/100 x divided by 1.1. Therefore, c.p will be 80/100 x which is equal to 7660 answer will be 9575.

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Answers 1 Comments Answered on 07/12/2016 Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition/Mathematics Profit, Loss and Discount

Some articles were bought at 6 articles for Rs 5 and sold at 5 articles for Rs 6, then what is gain percent?

Barkha B.

Tutor

Profit= Sale price - Cost price. Here, Cost price=5 Sale price=6 Profit=6-5 =1. Profit%=(profit x 100)/cost price =(1 x 100)/5 = 20%.

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Answers 1 Comments Answered on 07/12/2016 Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition/Mathematics Profit, Loss and Discount

What is the total gain or loss percent if a shopkeeper sells one transistor for Rs 840 at a gain of 20%... read more

What is the total gain or loss percent if a shopkeeper sells one transistor for Rs 840 at a gain of 20% and another for Rs 960 at a loss of 4%? read less

Shambhavi S.

C.P=S.P/(1+loss/gain%) Thus , C.P(1+/- loss/gain%)=S.P In first case, we gain 20%, so cp(1+0.2)=S.P, C.P(1.2)=840, solving which we get C.P as 700. Now taking second case of loss of 4%, Cp(1-0.04)=S.P, solving which we get C.P as 1000. Now, total C.P =700+1000=1700, and total S.P as 840+960=1800 Thus,... read more

C.P=S.P/(1+loss/gain%) Thus , C.P(1+/- loss/gain%)=S.P In first case, we gain 20%, so cp(1+0.2)=S.P, C.P(1.2)=840, solving which we get C.P as 700. Now taking second case of loss of 4%, Cp(1-0.04)=S.P, solving which we get C.P as 1000. Now, total C.P =700+1000=1700, and total S.P as 840+960=1800 Thus, total gain is, (1800-1700)/1700*100=5.8% gain. read less

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Answers 1 Comments Answered on 07/12/2016 Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition/Mathematics Profit, Loss and Discount

What is the profit percent if a trader mixes 26 Kg of rice at Rs 20 per Kg with 30 Kg of rice of other... read more

What is the profit percent if a trader mixes 26 Kg of rice at Rs 20 per Kg with 30 Kg of rice of other variety at Rs 36 per Kg and sells the mixture at Rs 30 per kg? read less

Saurabh Gaur

Maths Wizard

A trader bought two types of rice therefore total cost of 1st rice is : 26*20=520 and 2nd rice is 30*36=1080 total C.P of both rices is Rs. 1600. Now SP of both rices (26+30)= 56 kg * 30 Rs/kg = Rs. 1680 therefore profit is S.P - C.P = 1680-1600 = Rs. 80 and Profit percent is Profit/C.P *100 = ... read more

A trader bought two types of rice therefore total cost of 1st rice is : 26*20=520 and 2nd rice is 30*36=1080 total C.P of both rices is Rs. 1600. Now SP of both rices (26+30)= 56 kg * 30 Rs/kg = Rs. 1680 therefore profit is S.P - C.P = 1680-1600 = Rs. 80 and Profit percent is Profit/C.P *100 = 80/1600 *100 = 5%. Ans. = 5% read less

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Answers 1 Comments Answered on 08/12/2016 Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition Tuition/Class IX-X Tuition/Mathematics Profit, Loss and Discount

A second hand car was sold for Rs 190000, at a loss of Rs 85. Find the C.P of the car?

Shreyans

Software Engineer

Rs. 190085.

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