# Profit Loss Discount -practice

19 Questions | Total Attempts: 231  Settings  Dear Learner, This Assessment consists of questions to test your understanding on - Profit Loss Discount You may attempt the same and clarify doubts in WP Group. / With your Faculty Member Regards, Team SHIVAM

• 1.
1/3 rd of a commodity is sold at 15% profit, 1/4 th is sold at 20% profit and the rest at 24% profit. If total profit of Rs 62 is earned , find the value of the commodity
• A.

300

• B.

310

• C.

320

• D.

340

• 2.
If goods be purchased for Rs 450, and 1/3 be sold at a loss of 10% , at what gain % the remainder be sold to gain 20% on the whole
• A.

25%

• B.

35%

• C.

45%

• D.

65%

• 3.
A man buys 400 oranges at 4 a rupee and 500 oranges at 2 a rupee. He mixes and sells them at 3 a rupee. Find his % loss or gain
• A.

14-2/7 % Loss

• B.

15 - 2/7 % Gain

• C.

14 + 2/7 % Loss

• D.

• 4.
A man bought two tabs for Rs 6900. He sold one at 10% profit and the other at 20% profit aand found that each tab was sold at the same price. Find the cost price of the two tabs
• A.

2000, 3000

• B.

3600 , 3300

• C.

3600, 3000

• D.

4000, 3600

• 5.
By selling toffees at 32 a rupee , a man loses 40%. How many for a rupee should he sell to gain 20%
• A.

14

• B.

16

• C.

18

• D.

29

• 6.
A dealer bought a horse at 20% discount on its original price. He sold it at 40% increase on original price Find his profit %
• A.

65%

• B.

75%

• C.

86%

• D.

80%

• 7.
A buys a horse for 9000. He sells it to B at 10% loss. Later B sells it back to A at 10% gain. Find A’s loss in the whole transaction
• A.

7%

• B.

8%

• C.

9%

• D.

10%

• 8.
Two cows are sold at Rs 720 each , the 1st at 25% profit and the 2nd at 25% loss. What is the % loss or gain in the whole transaction
• A.

6.25% Loss

• B.

6.25% Gain

• C.

7.25 % Loss

• D.

8.2 % Gain

• 9.
What will be the % profit after selling an article at a certain price if there is a loss of 12.5% , when the article is sold at half of the previous selling price ?
• A.

25%

• B.

45%

• C.

75%

• D.

85%

• 10.
An article when sold for Rs 200 fetches 25% profit. What would be profit / loss % if 6 articles are sold for Rs 1056?
• A.

10% Loss

• B.

10 % Profit

• C.

5% Loss

• D.

5% Profit

• 11.
An additional discount of 20% is given after giving a discount of 30%. If one pays Rs 1120 , find the listed price
• A.

3000

• B.

4000

• C.

2000

• D.

2400

• 12.
2 chairs and 3 tables cost Rs 1025 . 3 chairs and 2 tables cost Rs 1100 . Find difference in cost of 1 table and 1 chair
• A.

75

• B.

35

• C.

125

• D.

None

• 13.
A sells a horse to B for Rs 4860 losing 19%. B sells it to C at a price which would have given A 17% profit. Find B’s gain
• A.

2160

• B.

2610

• C.

1260

• D.

2260

• 14.
Profit if sold at Rs 425 is same as loss if sold at Rs 355. Find the cost
• A.

385

• B.

390

• C.

395

• D.

400

• 15.
Find CP of an article which on being sold at a gain of 12 % yields Rs 6 more than when it is sold at a loss of 12 %
• A.

30

• B.

25

• C.

20

• D.

24

• 16.
Nitin bought a TV with 20% discount on marked price. Had he bought it with 25% discount he would have saved Rs 500. At what price did he buy the TV ?
• A.

5000

• B.

10000

• C.

8000

• D.

• 17.
Successive discounts of 10% , 20% and 40% is equal to a single discount of
• A.

50%

• B.

56.80%

• C.

70%

• D.

70.28%

• 18.
A merchant makes 25% profit by selling mangoes at a certain price. If he charges Re 1 more on each mango , he would gain 50% , find the cost price of each mango
• A.

3

• B.

5

• C.

4

• D.

6

• 19.
Oranges are bought at 21 for a rupee. How many must be sold a rupee to gain 5%
• A.

20

• B.

18

• C.

16

• D.

19

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