# Profit and loss

## Profit on selling 10 bananas equals selling price of 3 apples.

Profit on selling 10 bananas equals selling price of 3 apples. While loss on selling 10 apples equal selling price of 4 bananas. Also profit percentage equals to the loss percentage and cost of a bananas is half of the cost of a apples. What is the ratio of selling price of banana to the selling price of an apple?

(a) 3 : 2

(b) 5 : 4

## Important Concept of Profit% on Selling Price: A trader sells two articles,

A trader sells two articles, A at a 20% profit, and B at a profit of 35%. He calculates profit% on the selling price. Ratio of the profits of the both the articles is 3:4. Cost price of B is Rs. 13,000 then find the cost price of A.

(A) 15,000

(B) 18,000

## Discount Increase Decrease Concept with Idea generation 4 Q in 1 video

**[1]** When a discount of 20% is allowed on the marked price, the profit is 25%. If the discount is decreased to 15%, then find the profit%:

(A) 30% (B) 32.81% (C) 35% (D) None of these

## The cost price and the market price of article A are Rs. 3600 and Rs. 6240 respectively. The cost price and selling price of article B are Rs. 7200 and Rs. 12480 respectively. The profit % of article A and B is same and the discount % of article A and B..

The cost price and the market price of article A are Rs. 3600 and Rs. 6240 respectively. The cost price and selling price of article B are Rs. 7200 and Rs. 12480 respectively. The profit % of article A and B is same and the discount % of article A and B is also same. Find the profit percent & discount percent.

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## The price of an article reduces to Rs. 2304 after two equal successive discounts. The markup is 80% above the cost price of Rs. 2000. What is the new profit percentage if instead of two equal successive discounts the markup price was further increased....

The price of an article reduces to Rs. 2304 after two equal successive discounts. The markup is 80% above the cost price of Rs. 2000. What is the new profit percentage if instead of two equal successive discounts the markup price was further increased successively two times by the same percentage?

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## A man sells a bicycle at a gain of 10%. If he had bought it at 10% less and sold it for Rs. 132 less

A man sells a bicycle at a gain of 10%. If he had bought it at 10% less and sold it for Rs. 132 less, he would have still gained 10%. The cost price of the article is:

(A) 1000

(B) 1200

(C) 1320

(D) None of these

## A trader uses a weight of 920 g instead of 1 kg and sells the articles at the marked

A trader uses a weight of 920 g instead of 1 kg and sells the articles at the marked price which is 15% above the cost price. Find the profit percentage

(A) 25%

(B) 23%

(C) 20%

(D) Can't be determined

## A shopkeeper buys item X for Rs. 2,500 and Y for Rs 5,000.

A shopkeeper buys item X for Rs. 2,500 and Y for Rs 5,000. He marks price of X up by P% and Y by 2P%. He also offers a discount of P% on Y. If he makes equal profit on both the items, then find P.

(A) 25%

(B) 12.5%

(C) 37.5%

(D) 40%

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## Anita bought some goods worth Rs. 1,00,000 and while selling half of them incurred a loss of 30%.

Anita bought some goods worth Rs. 1,00,000 and while selling half of them incurred a loss of 30%. At what profit percent must she sell the rest of them so as to make a total profit of 25%?

(A) 75%

(B) 80%

(C) 85%

(D) None of these

## Profit and Loss: एक व्यक्ति ने ₹380 में वस्तु खरीदी और विक्रम मूल्य का 20% मरम्मत पर खर्च करता है

एक व्यक्ति ने ₹380 में वस्तु खरीदी और विक्रम मूल्य का 20% मरम्मत पर खर्च करता है फिर भी उसे 20% का लाभ होता है तो उस वस्तु का विक्रय मूल्य क्या है

(A) ₹ 600

(B) ₹ 500

(C) ₹ 450

(D) ₹ 760