Question

A dishonest seller, at the time of selling and purchasing uses weight 22% less and 30% more per kg respectively. Find the approx. percent profit earned by him if he claims that he sells his goods at cost price.

A 66.66 % Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
B 33.33% Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
C 30% Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
D 50% Correct Answer Incorrect Answer
E None of these Correct Answer Incorrect Answer

Solution

C.P of 1300 gm = Rs 1000 CP of 780 gm = Rs 600 SP of 780 gm = Rs 1000 % profit = (400/600)× 100 = 66.66% approx.

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