# Mathematics Top 1000 + MCQS Download Pdf Fifth Half

**201**

**Rahat purchased a refrigerator for Rs. 12500 after getting a discount of 20% on the labelled** **price. He spent Rs. 125 on transport and Rs. 250 on installation. At what price should it be sold** **so that the profit earned would be 10% if no discount was offered choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 16500**

**B. Rs. 15525**

**C. Rs. 17000**

**D. Rs. 17600 (Answer)**

**E. None of these**

**202**

**Mahad marks an article 15% above the cost price of Rs. 540. What must be his discount** **percentage if he sells it at Rs. 496.80 choose which one is correct?**

**A. 18%**

**B. 21%**

**C. 20% (Answer)**

**D. 19%**

**E. None of these**

**203**

**An article was sold after a discount of 20% and there was a gain of 20%. If the profit made on it** **was Rs. 6 less than the discount offered on it, find its selling price choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 72 (Answer)**

**B. Rs. 90**

**C. Rs. 66**

**D. Rs. 96**

**E. None of these**

**204**

**A trader marks his articles 20% more than the cost price. If he allows 20% discount, then find** **his gain or loss percent choose which one is correct?**

**A. No profit No loss**

**B. 4% profit**

**C. 2% loss**

**D. 2% profit**

**E. None of these (Answer)**

**205**

**Mahad sold an article for Rs. 18000. Had he offered a discount of 10% on the selling price, he** **would have earned a profit of 8%. What is the cost price of the article choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 15000 (Answer)**

**B. Rs. 16200**

**C. Rs. 14700**

**D. Rs. 15900**

**E. None of these**

**206**

**Rayyan purchased a refrigerator and a mobile phone for Rs. 15000 and Rs. 8000 respectively.** **He sold the refrigerator at a loss of 4 percent and the mobile phone at a profit of 10 percent.**

**Overall he ****makes a________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. loss of Rs. 200**

**B. loss of Rs. 100**

**C. profit of Rs. 100**

**D. profit of Rs. 200 (Answer)**

**E. None of these**

**207**

**A shopkeeper sells 400 metres of cloth for Rs. 18000 at a loss of Rs.5 per metre. Find his cost** **price for one metre of cloth choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 45**

**B. Rs. 40**

**C. Rs. 35**

**D. Rs. 50 (Answer)**

**E. None of these**

**208**

**The value of a machine depreciates at 20% per annum. If its present value is Rs. 1,50,000, at** **what price should it be sold after two years such that a profit of Rs. 24,000 is made choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 1,10,000**

**B. Rs. 1,20,000 (Answer)**

**C. Rs. 1,24,000**

**D. Rs. 1,21,000**

**E. None of these**

**209**

**After allowing a discount of 15% on the marked price, the selling price is Rs. 6800 for an** **article. If it was sold at marked price, there would have been a profit of 60%. The cost price of** **the article is choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 6400**

**B. Rs. 5600**

**C. Rs. 5000 (Answer)**

**D. Rs. 4800**

**E. None of these**

**210**

**A shopkeeper sells 20% of his stock at 10% profit and sells the remaining at a loss of 5%. He** **incurred an overall loss of Rs. 400. Find the total worth of the stock choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 25000**

**B. Rs. 20000 (Answer)**

**C. Rs. 15000**

**D. Rs. 22000**

**E. None of these**

**211**

**A fruit vendor purchased 20 dozen bananas at Rs. 15 per dozen. But one-fourth of the** **bananas were rotten and had to be thrown away. He sold two-third of the remaining bananas** **at Rs. 22.50 per dozen. At what price per dozen should he sell the remaining bananas to make** **neither a profit nor a loss choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 20**

**B. Rs. 15 (Answer)**

**C. Rs. 22.50**

**D. Rs. 7.50**

**E. None of these**

**212**

**By selling 99 pens, a trader gains the cost of 33 pens. Find his gain percentage**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 33 1/3% (Answer)**

**B. 50%**

**C. 25%**

**D. 66 2/3%**

**E. None of these**

**213**

**A dealer purchases 15 articles for Rs. 25 and sells 12 articles for Rs. 30. Find the profit**

**percentage**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 25%**

**B. 50% (Answer)**

**C. 20%**

**D. 5%**

**E. None of these**

**214**

**If the cost price of 50 articles is equal to the selling price of 40 articles, then the gain or loss**

**percent is**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 20% loss**

**B. 20% profit**

**C. 10% profit**

**D. 25% loss**

**E. None of these (Answer)**

**215**

**If a trader sold two cars each at Rs. 325475 and gains 12% on the first and loses 12% on the** **second, then his profit or loss percent on the whole is_______ choose which one is correct?**

**A. 1.44% loss (Answer)**

**B. 14.4% profit**

**C. 14.4% loss**

**D. 0%**

**E. None of these**

**216**

**Rehman mixed 24 kg of butter at Rs. 150 per kg with 36 kg butter at the rate of Rs. 125 per kg.** **At what price per kg should he sell the mixture to make a profit of 40% in the transaction choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 135**

**B. Rs. 162**

**C. Rs. 189 (Answer)**

**D. Rs. 198**

**E. None of these**

**217**

**If an article is sold at 19% profit instead of 12% profit, then the profit would be Rs. 105 more.** **What is the cost price choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 1505**

**B. Rs. 1510**

**C. Rs. 1500 (Answer)**

**D. Rs. 1490**

**E. None of these**

**218**

**A shopkeeper loses 15%, if an article is sold for Rs. 102. What should be the selling price of the** **article to gain 20% choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 150**

**B. Rs. 144 (Answer)**

**C. Rs. 138**

**D. Rs. 132**

**E. None of these**

**219**

**A trader sells 85 meters of cloth for Rs. 8925 at the profit of Rs. 15 per metre of cloth. What is** **the cost price of one metre of cloth choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 80**

**B. Rs. 85**

**C. Rs. 90 (Answer)**

**D. Rs. 95**

**E. None of these**

**220**

**Raheem bought an old car for Rs. 42000. He spent Rs. 13000 on repairs and sold it for Rs.** **64900. What is his profit percent choose which one is correct?**

**A. 14%**

**B. 16%**

**C. 18% (Answer)**

**D. 22%**

**E. None of these**

**221**

**A person purchased a TV set for Rs. 16000 and a DVD player for Rs. 6250. He sold both th**e **items together for Rs. 31150. What percentage of profit did he make choose which one is correct?**

**A. 30%**

**B. 35%**

**C. 40% (Answer)**

**D. 45%**

**E. None of these**

**222**

**The owner of a furniture shop charges his customer 24% more than the cost price. If a** **customer paid Rs. 8339 for a computer table, then what was the cost price of the computer** **table choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 5725**

**B. Rs. 5275**

**C. Rs. 6275**

**D. Rs. 6725 (Answer)**

**E. None of these**

**223**

**A dishonest dealer professes to sell his goods at Cost Price but still gets 20% profit by using a** **false weight. What weight does he substitute for a kilogram choose which one is correct?**

**A. 855 1/2 grams**

**B. 833 1/3 grams (Answer)**

**C. 833 1/2 grams**

**D. 875 2/7 grams**

**224**

**A shopkeeper buys mangoes at the rate of 4 a rupee and sells them at 3 a rupee. Find his net** **profit or loss percent choose which one is correct?**

**A. 20%**

**B. 28%**

**C. 33 1/3 % (Answer)**

**D. 35 2/7 %**

**225**

**A shopkeeper sells two articles at Rs.1000 each, making a profit of 20% on the first article and** **a loss of 20% on the second article. Find the net profit or loss that he makes choose which one is correct?**

**A. neither profit nor loss**

**B. 3%**

**C. 5%**

**D. 4% (Answer)**

**226**

**A shopkeeper buys two articles for Rs.1000 each and then sells them, making 20% profit on** **the first article and 20% loss on the second article. Find the net profit or loss percent choose which one is correct?**

**A. neither profit nor loss (Answer)**

**B. 1%**

**C. 2%**

**D. 3%**

**227**

**By selling an article at Rs.800, a shopkeeper makes a profit of 25%. At what price should he sell** **the article so as to make a loss of 25% choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.600**

**B. Rs.480 (Answer)**

**C. Rs.500**

**D. Rs.450**

**228**

**By selling an article at Rs.600, a profit of 25% is made. Find its cost price**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.350**

**B. Rs.400**

**C. Rs.573**

**D. Rs.480 (Answer)**

**229**

**A person buys an article at Rs.500. At what price should he sell the article so as to make a** **profit of 20% choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.600 (Answer)**

**B. Rs.500**

**C. Rs.250**

**D. Rs.700**

**230**

**A man buys milk at a certain rate per liter and after adding water to it sells the mixture at the** **same rate. Find in what ratio he must mix water to milk so as to gain 20% on his outlay choose which one is correct?**

**A. 1:5 (Answer)**

**B. 1:20**

**C. 2:5**

**D. 1:6**

**231**

**A trader marked the price of the T.V. 30% above the cost price of the T.V. and gave the** **purchaser 10% discount on the marked price, thereby gaining Rs.340. Find the cost price of the** **T.V choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.2250**

**B. Rs.2000 (Answer)**

**C. Rs.2150**

**D. Rs.2200**

**232**

**A trader marked the price of a car 20% above the cost price and allowed the purchaser 5%** **discount on the marked price thereby gained Rs.8400. Find the cost price of the car choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.60000 (Answer)**

**B. Rs.75000**

**C. Rs.68400**

**D. Rs.78400**

**233**

**At what price must an article costing Rs.47.50 be marked in order that after deducting 5%** **from the list price. It may be sold at a profit of 25% on the cost price choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.62.50 (Answer)**

**B. Rs.72.50**

**C. Rs.75.00**

**D. Rs.80.00**

**234**

**A dealer purchased an article at 3/4 of its list price and sold 50% more than the list price. Fin**d **his gain percent choose which one is correct?**

**A. 75%**

**B. 50%**

**C. 100% (Answer)**

**D. 80%**

**235**

**Oranges are bought at 11 for a rupee and an equal number more at 9 a rupee. If these are sold** **at 10 for a rupee, find the loss or gain percent choose which one is correct?**

**A. 1% gain**

**B. 2% gain**

**C. 1% loss (Answer)**

**D. 2% loss**

**236**

**If goods be purchased for Rs.840 and one-fourth be sold at a loss of 20% at what gain percent** **should the remainder be sold so as to gain 20% on the whole transaction choose which one is correct?**

**A. 30%**

**B. 33%**

**C. 33 1/3% (Answer)**

**D. 35%**

**237**

**A person bought an article and sold it at a loss of 10%. If he had bought it for 20% less and sold** **for Rs.75 less, he could have gained 25%. What is the cost price choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.250 (Answer)**

**B. Rs.225**

**C. Rs.275**

**D. Rs.200**\

**238**

**A man buys an article and sells it at a profit of 20%. If he had bought it at 20% less and sold it**

**for Rs.75 less, he could have gained 25%. What is the cost price**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.370**

**B. Rs.375 (Answer)**

**C. Rs.350**

**D. Rs.300**

**239**

**I bought two books; for Rs.480. I sold one at a loss of 15% and other at a gain of 19% and then** **I found each book was sold at the same price. Find the cost of the book sold at a loss choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.28**

**B. Rs.280 (Answer)**

**C. Rs.140**

**D. Rs.70**

**240**

**A man sells two articles for Rs.3600 each and he gains 30% on the first and loses 30% on the** **next. Find his total gain or loss choose which one is correct?**

**A. 9% loss (Answer)**

**B. 400**

**C. 4000**

**D. 324**

**241**

**A man buys two articles for Rs.1980 each and he gains 10% on the first and loses 10% on the** **next. Find his total gain or loss percent choose which one is correct?**

**A. 1% gain (Answer)**

**B. 1% loss**

**C. 10% loss**

**D. no gain or no loss**

**242**

**A reduction of 20% in the price of salt enables a lady to obtain 10 kgs more for Rs.100, find the** **original price per kg choose which one is correct?**

**A. 2 3/2**

**B. 2 ****⅔**

**C. 2.5 (Answer)**

**D. 3**

**243**

**A reduction of 25% in the price of oil enables a house wife to obtain 5kgs more for Rs.800,What is the reduced price for kg choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.20**

**B. Rs.30**

**C. Rs.40 (Answer)**

**D. Rs.25**

**244**

**A reduction of 40% in the price of bananas would enable a man to obtain 64 more for Rs.40,** **What is the reduced price per dozen choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.5**

**B. Rs.4**

**C. Rs.2**

**D. Rs.3 (Answer)**

**245**

**A man purchases 8 pens for Rs.9 and sells 9 pens for Rs.8, how much profit or loss does he** **make choose which one is correct?**

**A. 20.98% profit**

**B. 20.98% loss (Answer)**

**C. 20.89% profit**

**D. 20.89% loss**

**246**

**A dishonest dealer professes to sell goods at the cost price but uses a false weight and gains** **25%. Find his false weight age choose which one is correct?**

**A. 700 gms**

**B. 750 gms**

**C. 800 gms (Answer)**

**D. 850 gms**

**247**

**Ramees professes to sell his goods at the cost price but he made use of 900 grams instead of a** **kg, what is the gain percent choose which one is correct?**

**A. 11%**

**B. 11 2/9%**

**C. 11 1/9% (Answer)**

**D. 10%**

**248**

**A dishonest dealer professes to sell goods at the cost price but uses a weight of 800 grams per** **kg, what is his percent choose which one is correct?**

**A. 20%**

**B. 25% (Answer)**

**C. 30%**

**D. 15%**

**249**

**A tradesman by means of his false balance defrauds to the extent of 20% choose which one is correct? in buying goods as** **well as by selling the goods. What percent does he gain on his outlay choose which one is correct?**

**A. 20%**

**B. 45%**

**C. 44% (Answer)**

**D. 48%**

**250**

**Ramees sold two bicycles, each for Rs.990. If he made 10% profit on the first and 10% loss on** **the second, what is the total cost of both bicycles choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.2000 (Answer)**

**B. Rs.1980**

**C. Rs.1891**

**D. Rs.1750**