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Practice Test on Profit,Loss and Discount Set II

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



  1. 150%

  2. 200%

  3. 300%

  4. 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




  1. (6/19)%


  2. (6/17)%


  3. (60/11)%


  4. (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.



  1. deadlock prevention

  2. deadlock avoidance

  3. deadlock recovery

  4. mutual exclusion

  5. Rs. 70

  6. Rs. 72

  7. Rs. 74

  8. 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.



  1. Rs.1200

  2. Rs.1230

  3. Rs.1260

  4. 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



  1. 18%

  2. 20%

  3. 22%

  4. 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




  1. 9/2


  2. 7/2


  3. 5/2


  4. 3/2


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



  1. 20%

  2. 21%

  3. 22%

  4. 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 ?



  1. 2% Profit

  2. 3% Profit

  3. 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



  1. Rs 100

  2. Rs 150

  3. Rs 200

  4. Rs 250


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



  1. 12%

  2. 30%

  3. 50%

  4. 60%


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



  1. 1%

  2. 2%

  3. 3%

  4. 4%

  5. 125.33%

  6. 128.33%

  7. 131.33%

  8. 133.33%


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



  1. 10%

  2. 20%

  3. 25%

  4. 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%.



  1. Rs 25300

  2. Rs 22300

  3. Rs 24300

  4. 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.



  1. 14

  2. 15

  3. 16

  4. 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



  1. 13

  2. 14

  3. 15

  4. 16


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