The cost price of 20 articles is the same as the selling price of x articles. If the profit is 25%, then the value of x is:

Let C.P. of each article be Re. 1 C.P. of*x*articles = Rs.*x*. S.P. of*x*articles = Rs. 20. Profit = Rs. (20 -*x*). `((20-x)/x xx100=25)` 2000 - 100*x*= 25*x* 125x=2000 x = 16

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