#### 1. If the cost price is 25% of selling price. Then what is the profit percent.

- 150%
- 200%
- 300%
- 350%

#### 2. Alfred buys an old scooter for Rs. 4700 and spends Rs. 800 on its repairs. If he sells the scooter for Rs. 5800, his gain percent is

- (6/19)%
- (6/17)%
- (60/11)%
- (38/11)%

#### 3. A shopkeeper expects a gain of 45/2 % on his C.P. If his sale was Rs. 392, then find his profit.

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- deadlock avoidance
- deadlock recovery
- mutual exclusion
- Rs. 70
- Rs. 72
- Rs. 74
- Rs. 76

#### 4. A person incurs a loss of 5% be selling a watch for Rs. 1140. At what price should the watch be sold to earn 5% profit.

- Rs.1200
- Rs.1230
- Rs.1260
- Rs.1290

#### 5. A shopkeeper fixes the marked price of an item 35% above its cost price. The percentage of discount allowed to gain 8% is

- 18%
- 20%
- 22%
- 24%

#### 6. A material is purchased for Rs. 600. If one fourth of the material is sold at a loss of 20% and the remaining at a gain of 10%, Find out the overall gain or loss percentage

- 9/2
- 7/2
- 5/2
- 3/2

#### 7. A shopkeeper cheats to the extent of 10% while buying and selling, by using false weights. His total gain is.

- 20%
- 21%
- 22%
- 23%

#### 8. A book was sold for Rs 27.50 with a profit of 10%. If it were sold for Rs. 25.75, then would have been percentage of profit and loss ?

- 2% Profit
- 3% Profit
- 2% Loss

#### 9. A man bought an article and sold it at a gain of 5 %. If he had bought it at 5% less and sold it for Re 1 less, he would have made a profit of 10%. The C.P. of the article was

- Rs 100
- Rs 150
- Rs 200
- Rs 250

#### 10. If the cost price of 12 pens is equal to the selling price of 8 pens, the gain percent is ?

- 12%
- 30%
- 50%
- 60%

#### 11. A man buys an article for Rs. 27.50 and sells it for Rs 28.60. Find his gain percent

- 1%
- 2%
- 3%
- 4%
- 125.33%
- 128.33%
- 131.33%
- 133.33%

#### 12. A TV is purchased at Rs. 5000 and sold at Rs. 4000, find the lost percent.

- 10%
- 20%
- 25%
- 28%

#### 13. A plot is sold for Rs. 18,700 with a loss of 15%. At what price it should be sold to get profit of 15%.

- Rs 25300
- Rs 22300
- Rs 24300
- Rs 21300

#### 14. The cost price of 20 articles is the same as the selling price of x articles. If the profit is 25% then determine the value of x.

- 14
- 15
- 16
- 17

#### 15. The cost price of 20 articles is the same as the selling price of x articles. If the profit is 25%, find out the value of x

- 13
- 14
- 15
- 16

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