Kiran sold an article at a certain price. Had she sold the article 1/5th of the price she had actually sold, she would have incurred a loss of 74%. Find the profit percent earned by Kiran in the transaction.

- A purchased an article for Rs 1550. She sold the article at 8% profit. She then added Rs 355 to the amount received and purchased a purse such that the seller of purse gained 25%. Find the cost price of purse for the seller.
- Matthew sells Chocolates in the packs of 6 chocolates, 12 chocolates, 18 chocolates and 24 chocolates etc, but the rate is necessarily uniform. One day Carlos purchased at the rate of 6 chocolates for a rupee and the next day he purchased equal number of chocolates at the rate of 12 chocolates for a rupee. Next day he sold all the chocolates at the rate of 18 chocolates for Rs. 2. What is his percentage profit or loss?
- The profit percentage of M and N are the same on selling the articles at Rs. 2800 each but M calculates his profit on the selling price while N calculates it on the cost price. This profit is equal to 25% each. What is the difference between their profits?
- The marked price of an article is ₹600. After allowing a discount of 25% on the marked price, there was a loss of ₹30. The loss percentage is:
- On a certain item profit is 150%. If the cost price increases by 25% what will be the new profit margin (in %)?
- The ratio between the sale price and the cost price of an article is 32 : 24. What is the ratio between the profit and the cost price of that article?
- A Publisher published 2500 books for Rs. 175000. He gave 400 books free as samples to some books shops, besides he was able to sell 2/3 rd of the remaining books at 15% discount, besides the remaining books for marked price. Find the Profit % of the publisher if he gives 20% discount of the total selling price to the salesman, if marked price of the Book is Rs. 200.
- A started a business with an investment of Rs 32,000. After 2 months B joins in with 5/8 of the amount that A invested and A withdraws Rs 4,000. After 2 more months, C joins with Rs 8,000 and A again withdraws Rs 12,000. After an year, If C received Rs 12,000 as his share then what was the total profit?
- A person sold his goods after announcing two successive discounts of 32% each. The effective discount altogether is
- The cost price of article A and B is Rs. ‘X’ and Rs. (X + 400), respectively. Article A is sold at 20% profit while article B is sold at 10% loss. If selling price of article B is Rs. 90 more than that of article A and article B is sold after giving a discount of 25%, then find the marked price of article B.

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