#### Profit And Loss Maths Mcqs (Mathematics) – Maths MCQs Latest For FPSC, PPSC, NTS, KPPSC, SPSC & Other Tests

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**The cost price of an article is 64% of the marked price. Calculate the gain percent after allowing a discount of 12%.**

**A. 37.5 %**

B. 42 %

C. 38.5 %

D. 27.5 %

**A trader marked the selling price of an article at 10% above the cost price. At the time of selling, he allows certain discount and suffers a loss of 1%. He allowed a discount of :**

**A. 10 %**

B. 11 %

C. 10.5 %

D. 12.5 %

**A trader mixes 26 kg of rice at Rs. 20 per kg with 30 kg of rice of other variety at Rs. 36 per kg and sells the mixture at Rs. 30 per kg. His profit percent is:**

A. 10% **B. 5%**

C. 8%

D. No profit, no loss

**When a plot is sold for Rs. 18,700, the owner loses 15%. At what price must that plot be sold in order to gain 15%?**

A. Rs. 22,500

B. Rs. 21,000 **C. Rs. 25,300**

D. Rs. 25,800

**On selling 17 balls at Rs. 720, there is a loss equal to the cost price of 5 balls. The cost price of a ball is:________?**

A. Rs. 50

B. Rs. 45

C. Rs. 55**D. Rs. 60**

**A dealer marks his goods 20% above cost price. He then allows some discount on it and makes a profit of 8%. The rate of discount is:**

A. 6% **B. 10%**

C. 12%

D. 4%

**A cloth merchant has announced 25% rebate in prices. If one needs to have a rebate of Rs. 40. Then how many shirts each costing Rs.32 he should purchase?**

A. 10 **B. 5**

C. 6

D. 7

**The difference between a discount of 40% on Rs. 500 and two successive discount of 36% and 4% on the same amount is:________?**

A. Rs. 2

B. 0

C. Rs. 1.93**D. Rs. 7.20**

**Tarun bought a T.V with 20% discount on the labelled price. Had he bought it with 25% discount? He would have saved Rs. 500. At what price did he buy the T.V?**

A. Rs. 12000 **B. Rs. 10000**

C. Rs. 5000

D. Rs. 16000

**A man purchases an electric heater whose printed price is 160 if he received two successive discounts of 20% and 10% he paid:**

A. Rs. 129.60

B. Rs. 112

C. Rs. 119.60**D. Rs. 115.20**

**The marked price is 10% higher than the cost price. A discount of 10% is given on the marked price, in this kind of sale the seller**

A. gains

B. Bears no loss no gain **C. loses 1%**

D. None of these

**A trader lists his articles 20% above C.P and allows a discount of 10% on cash payment. His gain percent is:**

A. 5% **B. 8%**

C. 10%

D. 6%

**While selling the watch, a shopkeeper gives a discount of 5% if he gives a discount of 7 % he earns Rs. 15 less as profit. The marked price of the watch is:**

A. Rs. 712.50

B. Rs. 697.50

C. Rs. 787.50**D. None of these**

**A Shopkeeper earns a profit of 12% on selling a book at 10% discount on the printed. The ratio of the cost price and the printed price of the book is:**

**A. 45:56**

B. 99:125

C. 50:61

D. None of these

**A retailer buys a sewing machine at a discount of 15% and sells it for Rs. 1955. Thus, he makes a profit of 15%. The discount is:**

A. Rs. 290

B. Rs. 270 **C. Rs. 300**

D. None of these

**An umbrella marked at Rs. 80 is sold for Rs. 68. The rate of discount is:**

**A. 15%**

B. 20 %

C. 17 11/17%

D. 12%

**Kabir buys an article with 25% discount on its marked price. He makes a profit of 10 % by selling it at Rs. 660. The marked price is :**

A. Rs. 700

B. Rs. 600 **C. Rs. 800**

D. Rs. 685

**The ratio of the prices of three different types of cars is 4:5:7. If the difference between the costliest and the cheapest cars is Rs. 60000 the price of the car of modest price is:**

A. Rs. 140000 **B. Rs. 100000**

C. Rs. 80000

D. Rs. 120000

**A discount series of 10%, 20% and 40% is equal to a single discount of:_________?**

A. 60% **B. 56.8%**

C. 50%

D. 70.28%

**At what price must kashif sell a mixture of 80 kg sugar at Rs. 6.75 per kg with 120 kg at Rs. 8 per kg to gain 20%?**

A. Rs. 8.20 per kg

B. Rs. 7.50 per kg

C. Rs. 8.85 per kg**D. Rs. 9 per kg**

**A person bought an article and sold it at a loss of 10 % if he had bought it for 20 % less and sold it for Rs. 55 more he would have had a profit of 40 %. The C.P of the article is:**

A. Rs. 225

B. Rs. 200 **C. Rs. 250**

D. None of these

**The cost price of an article which on being sold at a gain of 12 % yields Rs. 6 more than when it is sold at a loss of 12 % is:**

A. Rs. 24 **B. Rs. 25**

C. Rs. 30

D. Rs. 20

**A man sells a car to his friend at 10 % loss. If the friend sells it for Rs. 54000 and gains 20 %. The original C.P of the car was:_________?**

A. Rs. 37500

B. Rs. 25000 **C. Rs. 50000**

D. Rs. 60000

**If two mixers and one T.V cost Rs. 7000. While two T.V s and one mixer cost Rs. 9800. The value of one T.V is:_________?**

A. Rs. 2100

B. Rs. 2800 **C. Rs. 4200**

D. Rs. 8400

**Profit after selling a commodity for Rs. 425 is same as loss after selling it for Rs.355. The cost of the commodity is:________?**

A. Rs. 395 **B. Rs. 390**

C. Rs. 385

D. Rs. 400

**A merchant sold his goods for Rs. 75 at a profit percent equal to C.P. The C.P was:________?**

A. Rs. 60 **B. Rs. 50**

C. Rs. 40

D. Rs. 70

**A horse and a cow were sold for Rs. 12000 each. The horse was sold at a loss of 20 % and the cow at a gain of 20 %. The entire transaction resulted in___________?**

A. Gain of Rs. 1000 **B. Loss of Rs. 1000**

C. No loss or gain

D. Gain of Rs. 2000

**A man sold two houses for Rs. 7.8 lakhs each. On the one, he gained 5% and on the other, he lost 5%. What percent is the effect of the sale on the whole?**

**A. 0.25 % loss**

B. 25% loss

C. 0.25 % gain

D. 25% gain

**When the Price of fans was reduced by 20 %. The number of fans sold increased by 40 %. What was the effect on the sales of rupees?**

**A. 12 % Increase**

B. 30 % increase

C. 12 % decrease

D. 40 % increase

**When the price of a toy was increased by 20 % of the number of toys sold was decreased by 15 %. What was the effect on the sales of the shop?**

A. 4 % decrease

B. 4 % increase **C. 2 % increase**

D. 2 % decrease

**A owns a house worth Rs. 10000. He sells it to B at a profit of 10% based on the worth of the house. B sells the house back to A at a loss of 10% in this transaction A gets:**

A. Profit of Rs. 1000

B. No profit No loss **C. Profit of Rs. 1100**

D. Profit of Rs. 2000

**Ramees bought 4 dozen apples at Rs. 12 per dozen and 2 dozen apples at Rs. 16 per dozen. He sold all of them to earn 20%. At what price per dozen did he sell the apples?**

A. Rs. 16.80 **B. Rs. 16.00**

C. Rs. 14.40

D. Rs. 19.20

**Jameel bought paper sheets for Rs. 7200 and spent Rs. 200 on transport. Paying Rs 600 he had 330 boxes made. Which he said at Rs. 28 each. What is his profit Percentage?**

**A. 15.5**

B. 60

C. 40

D. None of these

**By selling Toffees at 20 for a rupee, a man loses 40 %. To gain 20 %, for one rupee he must sell?**

**A. 16 toffees**

B. 25 toffees

C. 20 toffees

D. 24 toffees

**By selling 12 oranges for one rupee, a man loses 20%. How many for a rupee should he sell to get a gain of 20%?**

A. 10 **B. 8**

C. 5

D. 15

**A dealer professing to sell at cost price uses a 900 gms weight for a kilogram. His gain percent is:________?**

A. 10

B. 9

C. 11**D. 11 1/9**

**A man sold 20 articles for Rs. 60 and gained 20%. How many articles did he buy for Rs.60?**

A. 25 **B. 24**

C. 22

D. 26

**The C.P of an article is 40% of the S.P. The percent that the S.P is of C.P is:________?**

A. 60

B. 40

C. 240**D. 250**

**A man purchased a watch for Rs. 400 and sold it at a gain of 20% of the selling price. The selling price of the watch is:__________?**

A. Rs. 320

B. Rs. 300

C. Rs. 440**D. Rs. 500**

**If I purchased 11 books for Rs. 10 and sold all at the rate of 10 books for Rs. 11, the profit percent**

A. 11%

B. 10% **C. 21%**

D. 100%

**If books bought at prices ranging from Rs. 200 to Rs. 350 are sold at prices ranging from Rs. 300 to Rs. 425. What is the greatest possible profit that might be made in selling 8 books?**

A. Rs. 600

B. Rs. 400

C. Cannot be determined**D. None of these**

**A man sells 320 mangoes at the cost of 400 mangoes. His gain percent is:_________?**

A. 15%

B. 10%

C. 20%**D. 25%**

**There would be 10% loss if rice is sold at Rs. 5.40 per kg. At what price per kg should it be sold to earn a profit of 20%**

A. Rs. 6.48

B. Rs. 6

C. Rs. 7.02**D. Rs. 7.20**

**There would be 10% loss if a toy is said at Rs. 10.80 per piece. At what price should it be sold to earn a profit of 20%?**

A. Rs. 12.96

B. Rs. 12 **C. Rs. 14.40**

D. None of these

**A man buys 10 articles for Rs. 8 and Sells them at the rate of Rs. 1.25 per article. His gain is:________?**

A. 50%

B. 20%

C. 19 ½ %**D. 56 ¼ %**

**A shopkeeper sold an article offering a discount of 5% and earned a profit of 23.5%. What would have been the percentage of profit earned if no discount was offered?**

A. 28.5

B. 24.5 **C. 30**

D. Data inadequate

E. None of these

**The cost price of an article is 64% of the marked price. Calculate the gain percent after allowing a discount of 12%?**

**A. 37.5%**

B. 50.5%

C. 48%

D. 52%

**By selling an umbrella for Rs. 300, a shop keeper gains 20%. During a clearance sale, the shopkeeper allows a discount of 10% on the marked price. His gain percent during the sale is:________?**

A. 7.5

B. 7 **C. 8**

D. 9

**The price of a VCR is marked at Rs. 12,000. If successive discounts of 15%, 10% and 5% be allowed, then at what price does a customer buy it?**

A. Rs. 8856 **B. Rs. 8721**

C. Rs. 8400

D. None of these

**Aleem buys 4 horses and 9 cows for Rs. 13,400. If he sells the horses at 10% profit and the cows at 20% profit, then he earns a total profit of Rs. 1880. The cost of a horse is:_________?**

A. Rs. 2500 **B. Rs. 2000**

C. Rs. 1000

D. Rs. 3000

**A person purchases 90 clocks and sells 40 clocks at a gain of 10% and 50 clocks at a gain of 20%. If he sold all of them at a uniform profit of 15%, then he would have got Rs. 40 less. The cost price of each clock is:_________?**

A. Rs.60

B. Rs.50 **C. Rs.80**

D. Rs.90

**The cash difference between the selling prices of an article at a profit of 4% and 6% is Rs. 3. The ratio of the two selling prices is:__________?**

A. 51:53 **B. 52:53**

C. 51:52

D. 52:55

**If 5% more is gained by selling an article for Rs. 350 than by selling it for Rs. 340, the cost of the article is:________?**

A. Rs. 160

B. Rs. 50 **C. Rs. 200**

D. Rs. 225

**A man buys an article for 10% less than its value and sells it for 10% more than its value. His gain or loss percent is:________?**

A. 20% profit

B. no profit, no loss

C. less than 20% profit**D. more than 20% profit**

**A manufacturer sells a pair of glasses to a wholesale dealer at a profit of 18%. The wholesaler sells the same to retailer at a profit of 20%. The retailer in turn sells them to a customer for Rs. 30.09, there by earning a profit of 25%. The cost price for the manufacturer is:________?**

A. Rs. 16

B. Rs. 15 **C. Rs. 17**

D. Rs. 18

**A sells a bicycle to B at a profit of 20%. B sells it to C at a profit of 25%. If C pays Rs. 225 for it, the cost price of the bicycle for A is:________?**

A. Rs. 120

B. Rs. 110

C. Rs. 125**D. Rs. 150**

**A fair price shopkeeper takes 10% profit on his goods. He lost 20% goods during theft. His loss percent is:________?**

A. 10

B. 8

C. 11**D. 12**

**By mixing two brands of tea and selling the mixture at the rate of Rs. 177 per kg. a shopkeeper makes a profit of 18%. If to every 2 kg of one brand costing Rs. 200 per kg, 3 kg of the other brand is added, then how much per kg does the other brand cost?**

A. Rs. 120

B. Rs. 110

C. Rs. 140**D. None of these**

**Haroon purchased 30 kg of wheat at the rate of Rs. 11.50 per kg and 20 kg of wheat at the rate of 14.25 per kg. He mixed the two and sold the mixture. Approximately what price per kg should be sell the mixture to make 30% profit?**

A. Rs. 15.40

B. Rs. 14.80

C. Rs. 15.60**D. Rs. 16.30**

E. Rs. 18.20

**By selling 12 toffees for a rupee, a man loses 20%. How many for a rupee should be sell to get a gain of 20%?**

A. 10 **B. 8**

C. 5

D. 15

**A vendor bought toffees at 6 for a rupee. How many for a rupee must he sell to gain 20%?**

A. 4

B. 3 **C. 5**

D. 6

**On an order of 5 dozen boxes of a consumer product, a retailer receives an extra dozen free. This is equivalent to allowing him a discount of:________?**

A. 16 1/6%

B. 15% **C. 16 2/3%**

D. 20%

**If the selling price of 50 articles is equal to the cost price of 40 articles, then the loss or gain percent is:**

**A. 20% loss**

B. 25% loss

C. 20% gain

D. 25% gain

**If the cost price of 12 pens is equal to the selling price of 8 pens, the gain percent is:**

A. 33 1/3 %

B. 25% **C. 50%**

D. 66 2/3 %

**The percentage profit earned by selling an article for Rs. 1920 is equal to the percentage loss incurred by selling the same article for Rs. 1280. At what price should the article be sold to make 25% profit?**

**A. Rs. 2000**

B. Rs. 2400

C. Rs. 2200

D. None of these

**The profit earned by selling an article for Rs. 832 is equal to the loss incurred when the same article is sold for Rs. 448. What should be the sale price for making 50% profit?**

A. Rs. 1060 **B. Rs. 960**

C. Rs. 920

D. Rs. 1200

**In a certain store, the profit is 320% of the cost. If the cost increases by 25% but the selling price remains constant, approximately what percentage of the selling price is the profit?**

A. 100% **B. 70%**

C. 30%

D. 250%

**If selling price is doubled, the profit triples. Find the profit percent:**

A. 120 **B. 100**

C. 105 1/3

D. 66 2/3

**A man gains 20% by selling an article for a certain price. If the sells it at double the price, the percentage of profit will be:________?**

A. 100

B. 40

C. 120**D. 140**

**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?**

A. 2:7

B. 7:2

C. 5:2

D. Data inadequate**E. None of these**

**The ratio of the cost price and the selling price is 4:5. The profit percent is:__________?**

A. 20%

B. 10% **C. 25%**

D. 30%

**Jameel brought a scooter for a 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%?**

A. Rs. 440

B. Rs. 400 **C. Rs. 500**

D. Rs. 550

**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. Rs. 500**

B. Rs. 550

C. Rs. 515

D. Rs. 600

**Samad purchased 20 dozens of toys at the rate of Rs. 375 per dozen. He sold each one of them at the rate of Rs. 33. What was his percentage profit?**

A. 4.5

B. 3.5 **C. 5.6**

D. 6.5

**A shopkeeper purchased 70 kg of potatoes for Rs. 420 and sold the whole lot at the rate of Rs. 6.50 per kg. What will be his gain percent?**

A. 6 1/6 %

B. 4 1/6 % **C. 8 1/3 %**

D. 20 %

**The successive discounts 20% and 15% are equal to a single discount of__________?**

A. 38%

B. 35% **C. 32%**

D. 29%

E. None of these

**Rahat purchased a refrigerator for Rs. 12500 after getting a discount of 20% on the labelled price. He spent Rs. 125 on transport and Rs. 250 on installation. At what price should it be sold so that the profit earned would be 10% if no discount was offered?**

A. Rs. 15525

B. Rs. 16500

C. Rs. 17000**D. Rs. 17600**

E. None of these

**Mahad marks an article 15% above the cost price of Rs. 540. What must be his discount percentage if he sells it at Rs. 496.80?**

A. 21%

B. 18% **C. 20%**

D. 19%

E. None of these

**An article was sold after a discount of 20% and there was a gain of 20%. If the profit made on it was Rs. 6 less than the discount offered on it, find its selling price?**

**A. Rs. 72**

B. Rs. 66

C. Rs. 90

D. Rs. 96

E. None of these

**A trader marks his articles 20% more than the cost price. If he allows 20% discount, then find his gain or loss percent?**

A. 4% profit

B. No profit No loss

C. 2% loss

D. 2% profit**E. None of these**

**Mahad sold an article for Rs. 18000. Had he offered a discount of 10% on the selling price, he would have earned a profit of 8%. What is the cost price of the article?**

**A. Rs. 15000**

B. Rs. 14700

C. Rs. 16200

D. Rs. 15900

E. None of these

**Rayyan purchased a refrigerator and a mobile phone for Rs. 15000 and Rs. 8000 respectively. He sold the refrigerator at a loss of 4 percent and the mobile phone at a profit of 10 percent. Overall he make a________?**

A. loss of Rs. 100

B. loss of Rs. 200

C. profit of Rs. 100**D. profit of Rs. 200**

E. None of these

**A shopkeeper sells 400 metres of cloth for Rs. 18000 at a loss of Rs.5 per metre. Find his cost price for one metre of cloth?**0

A. Rs. 40

B. Rs. 45

C. Rs. 35**D. Rs. 50**

E. None of these

**The value of a machine depreciates at 20% per annum. If its present value is Rs. 1,50,000, at what price should it be sold after two years such that a profit of Rs. 24,000 is made?**

A. Rs. 1,24,000 **B. Rs. 1,20,000**

C. Rs. 1,10,000

D. Rs. 1,21,000

E. None of these

**After allowing a discount of 15% on the marked price, the selling price is Rs. 6800 for an article. If it was sold at marked price, there would have been a profit of 60%. The cost price of the article is?**

A. Rs. 5600

B. Rs. 6400 **C. Rs. 5000**

D. Rs. 4800

E. None of these

**A shopkeeper sells 20% of his stock at 10% profit ans sells the remaining at a loss of 5%. He incurred an overall loss of Rs. 400. Find the total worth of the stock?**

A. Rs. 15000 **B. Rs. 20000**

C. Rs. 25000

D. Rs. 22000

E. None of these

**A fruit vendor purchased 20 dozens of bananas at Rs. 15 per dozen. But one-fourth of the bananas were rotten and had to be thrown away. He sold two-third of the remaining bananas at Rs. 22.50 per dozen. At what price per dozen should he sell the remaining bananas to make neither a profit nor a loss?**

A. Rs. 22.50 **B. Rs. 15**

C. Rs. 20

D. Rs. 7.50

E. None of these

**By selling 99 pens, a trader gains the cost of 33 pens. Find his gain percentage?**

**A. 33 1/3%**

B. 25%

C. 50%

D. 66 2/3%

E. None of these

**A dealer purchases 15 articles for Rs. 25 and sells 12 articles for Rs. 30. Find the profit percentage?**

A. 20% **B. 50%**

C. 25%

D. 5%

E. None of these

**If the cost price of 50 articles is equal to the selling price of 40 articles, then the gain or loss percent is?**

A. 20% profit

B. 20% loss

C. 10% profit

D. 25% loss**E. None of these**

**If a trader sold two cars each at Rs. 325475 and gains 12% on the first and loses 12% on the second, then his profit or loss percent on the whole is_______?**

**A. 1.44% loss**

B. 14.4% loss

C. 14.4% profit

D. 0%

E. None of these

**Rehman mixed 24 kg of butter at Rs. 150 per kg with 36 kg butter at the rate of Rs. 125 per kg. At what price per kg should he sell the mixture to make a profit of 40% in the transaction?**

A. Rs. 162

B. Rs. 135 **C. Rs. 189**

D. Rs. 198

E. None of these

**If an article is sold at 19% profit instead of 12% profit, then the profit would be Rs. 105 more. What is the cost price?**

A. Rs. 1510

B. Rs. 1505 **C. Rs. 1500**

D. Rs. 1490

E. None of these

**A shopkeeper loses 15%, if an article is sold for Rs. 102. What should be the selling price of the article to gain 20%?**

A. Rs. 138 **B. Rs. 144**

C. Rs. 150

D. Rs. 132

E. None of these

**A trader sells 85 meters of cloth for Rs. 8925 at the profit of Rs. 15 per metre of cloth. What is the cost price of one metre of cloth?**

A. Rs. 85

B. Rs. 80 **C. Rs. 90**

D. Rs. 95

E. None of these

**Raheem bought an old car for Rs. 42000. He spent Rs. 13000 on repairs and sold it for Rs. 64900. What is his profit percent?**

A. 16%

B. 14% **C. 18%**

D. 22%

E. None of these

**A person purchased a TV set for Rs. 16000 and a DVD player for Rs. 6250. He sold both the items together for Rs. 31150. What percentage of profit did he make?**

A. 35%

B. 30% **C. 40%**

D. 45%

E. None of these

**The owner of a furniture shop charges his customer 24% more than the cost price. If a customer paid Rs. 8339 for a computer table, then what was the cost price of the computer table?**

A. Rs. 5275

B. Rs. 5725

C. Rs. 6275**D. Rs. 6725**

E. None of these

**A dishonest dealer professes to sell his goods at Cost Price but still gets 20% profit by using a false weight. What weight does he substitute for a kilogram?**

A. 833 1/2 grams **B. 833 1/3 grams**

C. 855 1/2 grams

D. 875 2/7 grams

**A shopkeeper buys mangoes at the rate of 4 a rupee and sells them at 3 a rupee. Find his net profit or loss percent?**

A. 28%

B. 20% **C. 33 1/3 %**

D. 35 2/7 %

**A shopkeeper sells two articles at Rs.1000 each, making a profit of 20% on the first article and a loss of 20% on the second article. Find the net profit or loss that he makes?**

A. 3%

B. neither profit nor loss

C. 5%**D. 4%**

**A shopkeeper buys two articles for Rs.1000 each and then sells them, making 20% profit on the first article and 20% loss on second article. Find the net profit or loss percent?**

**A. neither profit nor loss**

B. 2%

C. 1%

D. 3%

**By selling an article at Rs.800, a shopkeeper makes a profit of 25%. At what price should he sell the article so as to make a loss of 25%?**

A. Rs.500 **B. Rs.480**

C. Rs.600

D. Rs.450

**By selling an article at Rs.600, a profit of 25% is made. Find its cost price?**

A. Rs.400

B. Rs.350

C. Rs.573**D. Rs.480**

**A person buys an article at Rs.500. At what price should he sell the article so as to make a profit of 20%?**

**A. Rs.600**

B. Rs.250

C. Rs.500

D. Rs.700

Permutations And Combinations Maths Mcqs

**A man buys milk at a certain rate per liter and after adding water to it sells the mixture at the same rate. Find in what ration he much mix water to milk so as to gain 20% on his outlay?**

**A. 1:5**

B. 2:5

C. 1:20

D. 1:6

**A trader marked the price of the T.V. 30% above the cost price of the T.V. and gave the purchaser 10% discount on the marked price, thereby gaining Rs.340. Find the cost price of the T.V?**

A. Rs.2150 **B. Rs.2000**

C. Rs.2250

D. Rs.2200

**A trader marked the price of a car 20% above the cost price and allowed the purchaser 5% discount on the marked price there by gained Rs.8400. Find the cost price of the car?**

**A. Rs.60000**

B. Rs.68400

C. Rs.75000

D. Rs.78400

**At what price must an article costing Rs.47.50 be marked in order that after deducting 5% from the list price. It may be sold at a profit of 25% on the cost price?**

**A. Rs.62.50**

B. Rs.75.00

C. Rs.72.50

D. Rs.80.00

**A dealer purchased an article at 3/4 of its list price and sold 50% more than the list price. Find his gain percent?**

A. 50%

B. 75% **C. 100%**

D. 80%

**Oranges are bought at 11 for a rupee and an equal number more at 9 a rupee. If these are sold at 10 for a rupee, find the loss or gain percent?**

A. 2% gain

B. 1% gain **C. 1% loss**

D. 2% loss

**If goods be purchased for Rs.840 and one-fourth be sold at a loss of 20% at what gain percent should the remainder be sold so as to gain 20% on the whole transaction?**

A. 33%

B. 30% **C. 33 1/3%**

D. 35%

**A person bought an article and sold it at a loss of 10%. If he had bought it for 20% less and sold it for Rs.75 less, he could have gained 25%. What is the cost price?**

**A. Rs.250**

B. Rs.275

C. Rs.225

D. Rs.200

**A man buys an article and sells it at a profit of 20%. If he had bought it at 20% less and sold it for Rs.75 less, he could have gained 25%. What is the cost price?**

A. Rs.350 **B. Rs.375**

C. Rs.370

D. Rs.300

**I bought two books; for Rs.480. I sold one at a loss of 15% and other at a gain of 19% and then I found each book was sold at the same price. Find the cost of the book sold at a loss?**

A. Rs.140 **B. Rs.280**

C. Rs.28

D. Rs.70

**A man sells two articles for Rs.3600 each and he gains 30% on the first and loses 30% on the next. Find his total gain or loss?**

**A. 9% loss**

B. 4000

C. 400

D. 324

**A man buys two articles for Rs.1980 each and he gains 10% on the first and loses 10% on the next. Find his total gain or loss percent?**

**A. 1% gain**

B. 10% loss

C. 1% loss

D. no gain or no loss

**A reduction of 20% in the price of salt enables a lady to obtain 10 kgs more for Rs.100, find the original price per kg?**

A. 2 2/3

B. 2 3/2 **C. 2.5**

D. 3

**A reduction of 25% in the price of oil enables a house wife to obtain 5kgs more for Rs.800, what is the reduced price for kg?**

A. Rs.30

B. Rs.20 **C. Rs.40**

D. Rs.25

**A reduction of 40% in the price of bananas would enable a man to obtain 64 more for Rs.40, what is reduced price per dozen?**

A. Rs.4

B. Rs.5

C. Rs.2**D. Rs.3**

**A man purchases 8 pens for Rs.9 and sells 9 pens for Rs.8, how much profit or loss does he make?**

A. 20.89% profit **B. 20.98% loss**

C. 20.98% profit

D. 20.89% loss

**A dishonest dealer professes to sell goods at the cost price but uses a false weight and gains 25%. Find his false weight age?**

A. 750 gms

B. 700 gms **C. 800 gms**

D. 850 gms

**Ramees professes to sell his goods at the cost price but he made use of 900 grms instead of a kg, what is the gain percent?**

A. 11 2/9%

B. 11% **C. 11 1/9%**

D. 10%

**A dishonest dealer professes to sell goods at the cost price but uses a weight of 800 grams per kg, what is his percent?**

A. 30% **B. 25%**

C. 20%

D. 15%

**A tradesman by means of his false balance defrauds to the extent of 20%? in buying goods as well as by selling the goods. What percent does he gain on his outlay?**

A. 45%

B. 20% **C. 44%**

D. 48%

**Ramees sold two bicycles, each for Rs.990. If he made 10% profit on the first and 10% loss on the second, what is the total cost of both bicycles?**

**A. Rs.2000**

B. Rs.1891

C. Rs.1980

D. Rs.1750

**By selling 50 meters of cloth. I gain the selling price of 15 meters. Find the gain percent?**

A. 30%

B. 35%

C. 40%**D. 42 6/7%**

**The cost price of 13 articles is equal to the selling price of 11 articles. Find the profit percent?**

A. 16 2/3% **B. 18 2/11%**

C. 15 5/15%

D. 30%

**By selling 12 pencils for a rupee a man loses 20%. How many for a rupee should he sell in order to gain 20%?**

**A. 8**

B. 12

C. 9

D. 16

**The C.P of 15 books is equal to the S.P of 18 books. Find his gain% or loss%?**

**A. 16 2/3% loss**

B. 50/3% profit

C. 100/3% loss

D. 100/3% loss

**The C.P of 10 pens is equal to the S.P of 12 pens. Find his gain % or loss%?**

A. 50/6% profit

B. 16 2/3% profit **C. 16 2/3% loss**

D. 100/3% loss

**By selling 150 mangoes, a fruit-seller gains the selling price of 30 mangoes. Find the gain percent?**

A. 18% **B. 25%**

C. 20%

D. 30%

**If a man lost 4% by selling oranges at the rate of 12 a rupee at how many a rupee must he sell them to gain 44%?**

A. 9 **B. 8**

C. 7

D. 10

**By selling a house for Rs.45000, it was found that 1/8 of the outlay was gained, what ought the selling to price to have been in order to have lost 5 p.c?**

A. Rs.40000 **B. Rs.38000**

C. Rs.38750

D. Rs.42000

**A man sells a horse for Rs.800 and loses something, if he had sold it for Rs.980, his gain would have been double the former loss. Find the cost price of the horse?**

A. Rs.875

B. Rs.900

C. Rs.850**D. Rs.860**

**A trader bought a car at 20% discount on its original price. He sold it at a 40% increase on the price he bought it. What percent of profit did he make on the original price?**

A. 11%

B. 10% **C. 12%**

D. 15%

**What profit percent is made by selling an article at a certain price, if by selling at 2/3rd of that price, there would be a loss of 20%?**

**A. 20%**

B. 12%

C. 13 1/30%

D. 25%

**A single discount equivalent to the discount series of 20%, 10% and 5% is_______?**

A. 30%

B. 25% **C. 31.6%**

D. 33.5%

**The list price of an article is Rs.65. A customer pays Rs.56.16 for it. He was given two successive discounts, one of them being 10%. The other discount is________?**

A. 5% **B. 4%**

C. 3%

D. 6%

**The sale price sarees listed for Rs.400 after successive discount is 10% and 5% is________?**

A. Rs.340

B. Rs.357 **C. Rs.342**

D. Rs.338

**A watch was sold at a loss of 10%. If it was sold for Rs.140 more, there would have been a gain of 4%. What is the cost price?**

**A. Rs.1000**

B. Rs.860

C. Rs.1140

D. Rs.760

**The cost price of a radio is Rs.1500 and it was sold for Rs.1230, find the loss %?**

**A. 18%**

B. 15%

C. 9%

D. 6%

**An article is bought for Rs.600 and sold for Rs.500, find the loss percent?**

A. 100/3%

B. 16 4/3%

C. 16%**D. 16 2/3%**

**An article is bought for Rs.675 and sold for Rs.900, find the gain percent?**

A. 30%

B. 16 2/3% **C. 33 1/3%**

D. 33 1/6%

**A cycle is bought for Rs.900 and sold for Rs.1080, find the gain percent?**

A. 18% **B. 20%**

C. 16 2/3%

D. 25%