Small Quiz

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QUESTION 1

Ram labelled the price of his articles so as to earn a profit of 30% on the cost price. He,then sold the articles by offering a discount of 10% on the labelled price. What is  the actual per cent profit earned in the  deal?

18

16

15

19

none of these

QUESTION 2

A man sells three fans for ` 5,400, ` 3,300 and ` 4,350 respectively. He makes 20% profit on the first and 10% profit on the second but on the whole he loses 9(3/8) %. What did the third fan cost him ?

6700

6800

6900

7000

none of these

QUESTION 3

Sita went to the stationery and bought things worth `25, out of which 30 paise went on sales tax on taxable purchases.

If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free items?

15

19.70

16

17

18

QUESTION 4

Ram bought a horse and a carriage for ` 3000. He sold the horse at a gain of 20% and the carriage at a loss 10%, thereby gaining 2% on the whole. Find the cost of the horse.

 

800

900

1100

1000

1200

QUESTION 5

Ramen purchased a TV set for `11,250 after getting discount of 10% on the labelled price. He spent `150 on transport

and `800 on installation. At what price should it be sold so that the profit earned would be 15% if no discount was offered?

14675.50

15477.50

15677.50

15,467.50

15412.50

QUESTION 6

Partha sold a music system to Karthik at 20% and Karthik

sold it to Swasthik at 40% gain. If Swasthik paid ` 10,500 for

the music system, what amount did Partha pay for the same?

6240

5250

6250

4250

3250

QUESTION 7

An article was sold for ` 5220 at a loss of 42% of the cost

price. What will be the selling price of the article for a profit

of 42% ?

12780

11780

13780

10780

none of these

QUESTION 8

A manufacturer sells a pair of glasses to a wholesale dealer

at a profit of 18%. The wholesaler sells the same to a retailer

at a profit of 20%. The retailer in turn sells them to a customer

for ` 30.09, thereby earning a profit of 25%. The cost price

for the manufacturer is

16

15

17

14

13

QUESTION 9

A refrigerator and a camera were sold for ` 12000 each. The

refrigerator was sold at a loss of 20% of the cost and the

camera at a gain of 20% of the cost. The entire transaction

results in which one of the following?

Loss of ` 1000

profit of ` 1000

Loss of ` 2000

Loss of ` 3000

profit of ` 2000

QUESTION 10

Dhrub found that he had made a loss of 10% while selling his smartphone. He also found that had he sold it for Rs.50 more, he would have made a profit of 5%. The initial loss was what percentage of the profit earned, had he sold the

smartphone for a 5% profit ?

 

200%

100%

50%

75%

125%