By selling an article, Ram earned a profit equal to one-fifth of the price he bought it. If he sold it for Ra. 360, what was the cost price?
Oranges are bought at the rate of 9 for Rs1 and sold at the rate of 8 for Rs1. The profit is:
In a certain store, the profit is 320% of the cost. If the cost increase by 25% but the selling price remains constant, approximately what percentage of the selling price is the profit?
By selling an article, Michael earned a profit equal to one-fourth of the price he bought it. If he sold it for Rs. 375, what was the cost price?
The ratio between the sale price and the cost price of an article is 7:5, what is the ratio between the profit and the cost price of that article?
2 : 7
5 : 2
7 : 2
A man gains 20% by selling an article for a certain price. If he sells it at double the price, the percentage of profit will be:
Jacob bought a scooter for certain sum of money. He spent 10% of the cost on repairs and sold the scooter for a profit of Rs. 1100. How much did he spend on repairs if he made a profit of 20%?
At what profit percent must an article be sold so that by selling at half that price, there may be a loss of 30%?
The sale price of an article including the sales tax is Rs 616. The rate of sales tax is 10%. If the shopkeeper has made a profit of 12%, then the cost price of the article is:
A man bought an article and sold it at a gain of 5%. If he had bought it at 5% less and sold it for Rs 1 less, he would have made a profit of 10%. The C.P. of the article was:
If an article is sold at 5% gain instead of 5% loss, the seller gets Rs. 6.72 more. The C.P. of the article is:
Hemant sold 10 sarees for a total profit of Rs. 460 and 12 sarees for a total profit of Rs. 144. At what profit per saree should he sell the remaining 20 sarees so that he gets an average profit of Rs. 18 per saree?
A horse and a cow were sold for Rs12000 each. The horse was sold at a loss of 20% and the cow at a gain of 20%. The entire transaction resulted in:
No loss or gain
Loss of Rs 1000
Gain Rs 1000
Gain of Rs 1500
Gain of Rs 2000
The difference between a number and its three-fifth is 50. What is the number?
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 ?
A man sold 250 chairs and had a gain equal to selling price of 50 chairs. His profit percent is:
If the cost price of 12 tables is equal to the selling price of 16 tables, the loss percent is :
A bag marked at Rs 80 is sold for Rs 68. The rate of discount is:
A sold a table to B at a profit of 15%. Later on, B sold it back to A at a profit of 20%, thereby gaining Rs. 69. How much did A pay for the table originally ?
By selling 80 oranges a man gains the selling price of 20 oranges. Find the gain %