*Questions With Solution*

**1. **Two bicycle were sold at the rate of Rs. **3990**/cycle. On the first cycle there is a **5%** profit and on the second there is a **5%** loss, the profit or loss percentage of the whole transaction is:

A. No profit no loss B. 2.5 % profit

C. 2.5 % loss D. 0.25 % loss

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**2. **A cloth-merchant announced a **25%** discount on price, if someone wants to get a discount of Rs. **40**, then how many meters of cloth of Rs.**32**/meter cloth will he have to buy?

A. 6 m. B. 5 m. C. 0 m. D. 7 m.

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**3. **A TV sold at a **5% **profit. If it were sold at **10% **profit then there would have been a profit of Rs.**1000** more. Purchase price of this is-

A. Rs. 20000 .B Rs. 5000 .C Rs. 10000 .D Rs. 15000

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**4. **A person wants to sell his item at a profit of **20% **but he sold it at a loss of **20% **for Rs. **450.** So at what price did he initially want to sell it?

**A. र 675 B. र 840 C. र 600 D. र 750 **

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**5. **If a person sells an item at **5 % **profit instead of **5 %** loss, then he gets Rs. 5 more. So what is the cost price of the item?

**A. Rs. 100 B. Rs. 105 C. Rs. 50 D. Rs. 110**

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**6. **If a seller sells an item for Rs. **105**, he loses **9%**. At what price should he sell the item to get **30%** profit?

**A. Rs. 126 B. Rs. 144 C. Rs. 150 D. Rs. 139**

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**7. **If an item is sold at **200 % **profit then the ratio of the buying price and the selling price of the item will be-

**A. 1 : 2 B. 2 : 1 C. 1 : 3 D. 3 : 1**

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**8. **If an item is sold at a profit of **5%**, then what will be the ratio of the selling price and buying price?

**A. 1 : 5 B. 20 : 21 C. 21 : 20 D. 5 : 1 **

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**9. **If a person bought few pencils at the rate of**5 **pencils/rupee and sold them at the rate of **3 **pencils/rupee, then profit percentage is-

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**10. 100 **Oranges were bought for Rs. **350** and sold at the rate of Rs. **48**/dozen, then profit or loss percentage is-

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**11. **If a shopkeeper makes a profit equal to the selling price of **20 **pencils by selling **100 **pencils, then profit percentage is-

**A. 25 B. 20 C. 15 D. 12 **

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**12. **By selling **33 **meters of cloth, a person gets a profit equal to the purchase price of **11 **meters of cloth, then profit percentage is –

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**13. **If a textile trader wants to earn a profit equal to the selling price of **11 **meters of cloth by selling **33 **meters of cloth, then profit percent is-

**A. 40 % B. 22 % C. 50 % D. 11 %**

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**14. **The printed price of a watch is Rs. **1000**. A retailer sells it for two consecutive discount **10% **and the other is unclear, for Rs.** 810** to the customer, what is the second discount rate?

**A. 15 % B. 10 % C. 8 % D. 6.5 %**

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**15. **A seller wants to earn a profit of **20 % **even after giving his customer **10% **discount. For this, he should mark the printed value of his goods by what percentage more than his purchase price**?**

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**16. **A shopkeeper gives a discount of **10%** on the printed price when selling a cooler. If he gives a discount of **12%, **he gets Rs. **35 **less as profit. So what is the printed price of the cooler?

**A. र 1,650 B. र 1,625 C. र 1,725 D. र 1,750 **

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**17. **A shopkeeper gives a discount of **4 % **on the printed price of an item. If the purchase price of the item is **100 **and he earns a profit fo **20%, **then what should be its printed price?।

**A. र 96 B. र 120 C. र 125 D. र 130 **

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**18. **When a shopkeeper gives a discount of **10% **on a toy, he get a profit of **20%. **If he had given **20% **discount then what would be his profit?

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**19. 10% **discount is given on a dozen of socks which printed price is Rs. **80. **How many pairs of socks can be purchased for Rs. **24? **

**A. 4 B. 5 C. 3 D. 6**

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**20. **A shopkeeper gives a discount of **5 % **when selling a watch. If he had given **6% **discount on this, he would have got Rs.**15 **less as profit,then what is the printed price of the watch?

**A. र 1,250 B. र 1,400 C. र 1,500 D. र 750**

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**21. **The printed price of a shirt is Rs.**1280**. If that shirt is sold for Rs. **900**, what is the discount percentage?

**A. 31.31 % B. 25.57 % C. 29.68 % D. 34.36 % **

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**22. **If a sale gets a discount of **30% **on the printed price of Rs. **2500, **but the sale was made for only Rs. **1400, **then how much extra discount (in%) will the customer get?

**A. 10 % B. 20 % C. 15 % D. 25 %**

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**23. **If a shopkeeper sells an item for Rs. **4200, **which printed price is Rs. **4800, **then how much discount (in%) is he offering?

**A. 12.5 % B. 14.28 % C. 10 % D. 15 % **

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**24. 30% **discount offered on one item. By applying a promo code the customer wins **20% **cash back. What is the effective discount?

**A. 44 % B. 52.8 % C. 50 % D. 26 % **

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**25. 20% **discount offered on one item. By applying a promo code the customer wins **15% **cash back. What is the effective discount?

**A. 30.8 % B. 30 % C. 12 % D. 32 % **

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**26. 10% **discount offered on one item. By applying a promo code the customer wins **5% **cash back. What is the effective discount?

**A. 15.225 % B. 14.5 % C. 15 % D. 5.5 %**

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