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Important Questions on Profit and Loss with Solutions-

A.  Rs. 405

B.  Rs. 400

C.  Rs. 395

D.  Rs. 410

A.  60%

B.  55%

C.  70%

D.  50%

##### 3. A dishonest dealer professes to sell his goods at the cost price but uses a false weight of 850 g instead of 1 kg. His gain percent is

A.  $\text{71} \frac{11}{17}\%$

B.  $\text{11} \frac{11}{17}\%$

C.  $\text{17} \frac{12}{17}\%$

D.  $\text{17} \frac{11}{17}\%$

A.  19%

B.  78.4%

C.  22%

D.  19.6%

A.  Rs. 140

B.  Rs. 120

C.  Rs. 175

D.  Rs. 160

A.  40%

B.  37%

C.  28%

D.  25%

A.  10%

B.  15%

C.  20%

D.  25%

##### 8. By selling 33 metres of cloth, a person gains the cost of 11 metres. Find his gain%:

A.  $\text{33} \dfrac{1}{3}\%$

B.  $\text{33} \dfrac{1}{2}\%$

C.  $\text{33}\%$

D.  $\text{34} \dfrac{1}{3}\%$

A.  18 : 23

B.  16 : 21

C.  18 : 21

D.  17 : 23

A.  Rs. 17

B.  Rs. 23

C.  Rs. 18

D.  Rs. 21

A.  16

B.  20

C.  24

D.  25

A.  60%

B.  49.6%

C.  40.5%

D.  36%

A.  Rs 1600

B.  Rs 1200

C.  Rs 1400

D.  Rs 1800

A.  Rs 250

B.  Rs 400

C.  Rs 350

D.  Rs 200

##### 15. Loss of 20% on selling price is equal to x% loss in cost price. What is x?

A.  20%

B.  20

C.  $16 \dfrac{2}{3} \text{%}$

D.  16

A.  12%

B.  14%

C.  15%

D.  18%

A.  25%

B.  30%

C.  15%

D.  20%

A.  8%

B.  7%

C.  6%

D.  5%

##### 19. A fruit seller buys some oranges at the rate of 4 for Rs 10 and an equal number more at 5 for Rs 10. He sells the whole lot at 9 for Rs 20. What is his loss or gain percent?

A.  Loss percent $1 \dfrac{19}{81} \text{%}$

B.  Gain percent $1 \dfrac{19}{81} \text{%}$

C.  No loss or no profit

D.  Loss percent 2%