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?

- Option 1)
Rs 245.75

- Option 2)
Rs 300

- Option 3)
Rs 312.50

- Option 4)
Rs 350

- Option 5)
Rs 281.75

Oranges are bought at the rate of 9 for Rs1 and sold at the rate of 8 for Rs1. The profit is:

- Option 1)
- Option 2)
- Option 3)
- Option 4)
- Option 5)

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?

- Option 1)
30%

- Option 2)
70%

- Option 3)
75%

- Option 4)
250%

- Option 5)
100%

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?

- Option 1)
2 : 7

- Option 2)
5 : 2

- Option 3)
- Option 4)
None

- Option 5)
7 : 2

SP : CP = 7 : 5
Then P = 2
Then P : CP = 2 : 5

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:

- Option 1)
40%

- Option 2)
100%

- Option 3)
130%

- Option 4)
140%

- Option 5)
120%

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%?

- Option 1)
- Option 2)
Rs 440

- Option 3)
Rs 500

- Option 4)
Rs 550

- Option 5)
Rs 400

Let CP = 100 , New CP = 110 (with repair)
Profit = 1100 or 20%
,
Old CP is 1.1 CP = 5500 , CP = 5000 ,
Repair = 500

At what profit percent must an article be sold so that by selling at half that price, there may be a loss of 30%?

- Option 1)
25%

- Option 2)
30%

- Option 3)
40%

- Option 4)
42%

- Option 5)
36%

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:

- Option 1)
Rs 500

- Option 2)
Rs 575

- Option 3)
Rs 550

- Option 4)
Rs 600

- Option 5)
Rs 515

1.1 of SP = 616
SP = 560
CP =

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:

- Option 1)
Rs 100

- Option 2)
Rs 150

- Option 3)
Rs 200

- Option 4)
Rs 350

- Option 5)
Rs 500

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:

- Option 1)
Rs 67.20

- Option 2)
Rs 120

- Option 3)
Rs 134.40

- Option 4)
Rs 142.25

- Option 5)
Rs 240

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?

- Option 1)
5.80

- Option 2)
7.60

- Option 3)
7.80

- Option 4)
8.00

- Option 5)
7.40

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:

- Option 1)
No loss or gain

- Option 2)
Loss of Rs 1000

- Option 3)
Gain Rs 1000

- Option 4)
Gain of Rs 1500

- Option 5)
Gain of Rs 2000

Total SP = 2400
CP of horse = = 15000
CP of horse = = 10000
Total CP = 25000
Profit = 1000

The difference between a number and its three-fifth is 50. What is the number?

- Option 1)
- Option 2)
- Option 3)
- Option 4)
120

- Option 5)

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

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

A man sold 250 chairs and had a gain equal to selling price of 50 chairs. His profit percent is:

- Option 1)
5%

- Option 2)
10%

- Option 3)
25%

- Option 4)
30%

- Option 5)
50%

If the cost price of 12 tables is equal to the selling price of 16 tables, the loss percent is :

- Option 1)
18%

- Option 2)
20%

- Option 3)
25%

- Option 4)
30%

- Option 5)
15%

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 ?

- Option 1)
Rs. 300

- Option 2)
Rs. 320

- Option 3)
Rs. 340

- Option 4)
Rs. 350

- Option 5)
Rs. 345

Let CP = 100
A sold to be at = 115
B sold to A at profit of 20% and gain 6
23% = 69
100% = 300

By selling 80 oranges a man gains the selling price of 20 oranges. Find the gain %

- Option 1)
20%

- Option 2)
30%

- Option 3)
- Option 4)
40%

- Option 5)
25%

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