A person bought an article and sold it at a loss of 20%. If he had bought it at 10% loss and sold it for 74 more, h would have gained 30%. Find the profit percent if he had sold it at Rs 240.

- A dishonest dealer professes to sell his goods at cost price, but he uses a weight of 700 gm for the kg weight. Find his approximate gain per cent.
- The ratio of cost prices of two articles ‘A’ and ‘B’ is 5:1 respectively and the average cost price of articles ‘A’ and ‘B’ is Rs. 1200. If articles ‘A’ and ‘B’ are sold at profit of 27% and profit of Rs 110 respectively, then what is the average selling price of the given two articles?
- The ratio of the cost price and marked price of an article is 4:9, respectively. The article is sold after giving a discount of Rs. 700 such that there is a profit of 55%. Find the amount by which the article is marked up above its cost price.
- By selling an article at a price of Rs 1170 a shopkeeper suffered a loss of 10%, then at what price the shopkeeper must sell the article to get 20% profit?
- Sambhu buys rice at Rs. 10/kg and puts a price tag on it so as to earn a profit of 20%. However, his faulty balance shows 1000 gm when it is actually 800 gm. What is his actual gain percentage?
- Some fruits are bought at 20 for Rs. 160 and an equal number of fruits at 15 for Rs. 140. If all the fruits are sold at Rs. 144 per dozen, then what is the profit percent in the entire transaction?
- ‘A’ and ‘B’ started a business by investing Rs.7500 and Rs. 9000, respectively. 4 months later, ‘C’ joined them with an investment equal to average of initial investment made by ‘A’ and ‘B’ together. If at the end of the year, B’s profit share out of the total profit was Rs. 36,000, then find the profit share of ‘C’.
- An article is marked up by P% above the cost price. If shopkeeper offers discount of 25% and still earns a profit of 35%. For earning a profit of 71%, how much discount should be offered by shopkeeper?
- Mayank gives 25% discount to his customer but he sells only smuggled goods and as a bribe he pays 10% on the cost price. Find what should be the Marked price if he desires to make a profit of 9`1/11` % and the cost price of article is Rs. 2000?
- When a shopkeeper sells 6 articles for Rs 30, he earns a profit of 25%. What will be his gain or loss percent if he sells 14 articles at Rs 61.60?

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