A man buys oranges at Rs. 5 a dozen and an equal number at Rs. 4 dozen. He sells them at Rs 5.50 a dozen and makes a profit of Rs. 50. How many dozen oranges did he buy ?

  • Option 1)

    30

  • Option 2)

    40

  • Option 3)

    50

  • Option 4)

    25

  • Option 5)

    60

Answers (1)

CP of 2 dozen oranges = 5 + 4 = 9

SP of 2 dozen oranges = 11

If profit is Rs 2, orange bought = 2 dozen

Then at profit of Rs 50 orange bought= 50 dozen

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