Chapter – 4 (Profit-Loss)

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 ofpencils/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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