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A trader purchases apples at Rs. 60 per hundred. He spends 15% on the transportation. What should be the selling price per 100 to earn a profit of 20%?

A trader purchases apples at Rs. 60 per hundred. He spends 15% on the transportation. What should be the selling price per 100 to earn a profit of 20%?    

  • Option 1)

    Rs. 72

  • Option 2)

    Rs. 81.8

  • Option 3)

    Rs. 82.8

  • Option 4)

    Rs. 81.2

  • Option 5)

    Rs. 83.8

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CP = 60

New CP = 60 \times 1.15 = 69 (with transportation)

New SP = 69  \times 1.2 = 82.8

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