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# A tradesman fixed his selling price of goods at 30% above the cost price. He sells half the stock at this price, one-quarter of his stock at a discount of

A tradesman fixed his selling price of goods at 30% above the cost price. He sells half the stock at this price, one-quarter of his stock at a discount of 15% on the original selling price and rest at a discount of 30% on the original selling price. Find the gain percent altogether.

• Option 1)

15.675%

• Option 2)

15.40%

• Option 3)

15.575%

• Option 4)

16.375%

• Option 5)

14.875%

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Let CP = 100               MP = 130

Revenue =   $\dpi{100} \left [ \left ( \frac{1}{2} \times 130\right )+\left ( \frac{1}{4} \times 130\times .85\right ) +\left ( \frac{1}{4}\times 130\times .7 \right )\right ]$

$\dpi{100} \Rightarrow 115.4$

P % = 15.4%

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