**151**

**A horse and a cow were sold for Rs. 12000 each. The horse was sold at a loss of 20 % and the** **cow at a gain of 20 %. The entire transaction resulted in___________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. No loss or gain**

**B. Loss of Rs. 1000 (Answer)**

**C. Gain of Rs. 1000**

**D. Gain of Rs. 2000**

**152**

**A man sold two houses for Rs. 7.8 lakhs each. On the one, he gained 5% and on the other, he** **lost 5%. What percent is the effect of the sale on the whole choose which one is correct?**

**A. 0.25 % loss (Answer)**

**B. 0.25 % gain**

**C. 25% loss**

**D. 25% gain**

**153**

**When the Price of fans was reduced by 20 %. The number of fans sold increased by 40 %. What**** was the effect on the sales of rupees choose which one is correct?**

**A. 12 % Increase (Answer)**

**B. 12 % decrease**

**C. 30 % increase**

**D. 40 % increase**

**154**

**When the price of a toy was increased by 20 % of the number of toys sold was decreased by 15** **%. What was the effect on the sales of the shop choose which one is correct?**

**A. 4 % increase**

**B. 4 % decrease**

**C. 2 % increase (Answer)**

**D. 2 % decrease**

**155**

**A owns a house worth Rs. 10000. He sells it to B at a profit of 10% based on the worth of the** **house. B sells the house back to A at a loss of 10% in this transaction A gets:**

**A. No profit No loss**

**B. Profit of Rs. 1000**

**C. Profit of Rs. 1100 (Answer)**

**D. Profit of Rs. 2000**

**156**

**Ramees bought 4 dozen apples at Rs. 12 per dozen and 2 dozen apples at Rs. 16 per dozen. He**** sold all of them to earn 20%. At what price per dozen did he sell the apples choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 14.40**

**B. Rs. 16.00 (Answer)**

**C. Rs. 16.80**

**D. Rs. 19.20**

**157**

**Jameel bought paper sheets for Rs. 7200 and spent Rs. 200 on transport. Paying Rs 600 he had**** 330 boxes made. Which he said at Rs. 28 each. What is his profit Percentage choose which one is correct?**

**A. 15.5 (Answer)**

**B. 40**

**C. 60**

**D. None of these**

**158**

**By selling Toffees at 20 for a rupee, a man loses 40 %. To gain 20 %, for one rupee he must**

**sell**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 16 toffees (Answer)**

**B. 20 toffees**

**C. 25 toffees**

**D. 24 toffees**

**159**

**By selling 12 oranges for one rupee, a man loses 20%. How many for a rupee should he sell to**

**get a gain of 20%**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 5**

**B. 8 (Answer)**

**C. 10**

**D. 15**

**160**

**A dealer professing to sell at cost price uses a 900 gms weight for a kilogram. His gain percent**

**is:________**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 9**

**B. 10**

**C. 11**

**D. 11 1/9 (Answer)**

**161**

**A man sold 20 articles for Rs. 60 and gained 20%. How many articles did he buy for Rs.60**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 22**

**B. 24 (Answer)**

**C. 25**

**D. 26**

**162**

**The C.P of an article is 40% of the S.P. The percent that the S.P is of C.P is:________**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 40**

**B. 60**

**C. 240**

**D. 250 (Answer)**

**163**

**A man purchased a watch for Rs. 400 and sold it at a gain of 20% of the selling price. The**

**the selling price of the watch is:__________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 300**

**B. Rs. 320**

**C. Rs. 440**

**D. Rs. 500 (Answer)**

**164**

**If I purchased 11 books for Rs. 10 and sold all at the rate of 10 books for Rs. 11, the profit**

**percent**

**A. 10%**

**B. 11%**

**C. 21% (Answer)**

**D. 100%**

**165**

**If books bought at prices ranging from Rs. 200 to Rs. 350 are sold at prices ranging from Rs.** **300 to Rs. 425. What is the greatest possible profit that might be made in selling 8 books choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 400**

**B. Rs. 600**

**C. Cannot be determined**

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

**166**

**A man sells 320 mangoes at the cost of 400 mangoes. His gain percent is:_________**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 10%**

**B. 15%**

**C. 20%**

**D. 25% (Answer)**

**167**

**There would be 10% loss if rice is sold at Rs. 5.40 per kg. At what price per kg should it be sold** **to earn a profit of 20%**

**A. Rs. 6**

**B. Rs. 6.48**

**C. Rs. 7.02**

**D. Rs. 7.20 (Answer)**

**168**

**There would be 10% loss if a toy is said at Rs. 10.80 per piece. At what price should it be sold** **to earn a profit of 20% choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 12**

**B. Rs. 12.96**

**C. Rs. 14.40 (Answer)**

**D. None of these**

**169**

**A man buys 10 articles for Rs. 8 and Sells them at the rate of Rs. 1.25 per article. His gain** **is:________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. 20%**

**B. 50%**

**C. 19 ½ %**

**D. 56 ¼ % (Answer)**

**170**

**A shopkeeper sold an article offering a discount of 5% and earned a profit of 23.5%. What** **would have been the percentage of profit earned if no discount was offered choose which one is correct?**

**A. 24.5**

**B. 28.5**

**C. 30 (Answer)**

**D. Data inadequate**

**E. None of these**

**171**

**The cost price of an article is 64% of the marked price. Calculate the gain percent after** **allowing a discount of 12% choose which one is correct?**

**A. 37.5% (Answer)**

**B. 48%**

**C. 50.5%**

**D. 52%**

**172**

**By selling an umbrella for Rs. 300, a shopkeeper gains 20%. During a clearance sale, the** **the shopkeeper allows a discount of 10% on the marked price. His gain percent during the sale** **is:________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. 7**

**B. 7.5**

**C. 8 (Answer)**

**D. 9**

**173**

**The price of a VCR is marked at Rs. 12,000. If successive discounts of 15%, 10% and 5% be** **allowed, then at what price does a customer buy it choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 8400**

**B. Rs. 8721 (Answer)**

**C. Rs. 8856**

**D. None of these**

**174**

**Aleem buys 4 horses and 9 cows for Rs. 13,400. If he sells the horses at 10% profit and the** **cows at 20% profit, then he earns a total profit of Rs. 1880. The cost of a horse is:_________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 1000**

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

**C. Rs. 2500**

**D. Rs. 3000**

**175**

**A person purchases 90 clocks and sells 40 clocks at a gain of 10% and 50 clocks at a gain of** **20%. If he sold all of them at a uniform profit of 15%, then he would have got Rs. 40 less. The** **The cost price of each clock is:_________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs.50**

**B. Rs.60**

**C. Rs.80 (Answer)**

**D. Rs.90**

**176**

**The cash difference between the selling prices of an article at a profit of 4% and 6% is Rs. 3.** **The ratio of the two selling prices is:__________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. 51:52**

**B. 52:53 (Answer)**

**C. 51:53**

**D. 52:55**

**177**

**If 5% more is gained by selling an article for Rs. 350 than by selling it for Rs. 340, the cost of** **the article is:________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 50**

**B. Rs. 160**

**C. Rs. 200 (Answer)**

**D. Rs. 225**

**178**

**A man buys an article for 10% less than its value and sells it for 10% more than its value. His** **ain or loss percent is:________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. no profit, no loss**

**B. 20% profit**

**C. less than 20% profit**

**D. more than 20% profit (Answer)**

**179**

**A manufacturer sells a pair of glasses to a wholesale dealer at a profit of 18%. The wholesaler** **sells the same to retailers at a profit of 20%. The retailer in turn sells them to a customer for Rs.** **30.09, thereby earning a profit of 25%. The cost price for the manufacturer is:________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 15**

**B. Rs. 16**

**C. Rs. 17 (Answer)**

**D. Rs. 18**

**180**

**A sells a bicycle to B at a profit of 20%. B sells it to C at a profit of 25%. If C pays Rs. 225 for it,** **The cost price of the bicycle for A is:________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 110**

**B. Rs. 120**

**C. Rs. 125**

**D. Rs. 150 (Answer)**

**181**

**A fair price shopkeeper takes 10% profit on his goods. He lost 20% goods during the theft. His loss** **percent is:________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. 8**

**B. 10**

**C. 11**

**D. 12 (Answer)**

**182**

**By mixing two brands of tea and selling the mixture at the rate of Rs. 177 per kg. a shopkeeper** **makes a profit of 18%. If to every 2 kg of one brand costing Rs. 200 per kg, 3 kg of the other** **brand is added, then how much per kg does the other brand cost choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 110**

**B. Rs. 120**

**C. Rs. 140**

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

**183**

**Haroon purchased 30 kg of wheat at the rate of Rs. 11.50 per kg and 20 kg of wheat at the rate** **of 14.25 per kg. He mixed the two and sold the mixture. Approximately what price per kg** **should I sell the mixture to make 30% profit choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 14.80**

**B. Rs. 15.40**

**C. Rs. 15.60**

**D. Rs. 16.30 (Answer)**

**E. Rs. 18.20**

**184**

**By selling 12 toffees for a rupee, a man loses 20%. How many for a rupee should be sell to get** **a gain of 20% choose which one is correct?**

**A. 5**

**B. 8 (Answer)**

**C. 10**

**D. 15**

**185**

**A vendor bought toffees at 6 for a rupee. How many for a rupee must he sell to gain 20%**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 3**

**B. 4**

**C. 5 (Answer)**

**D. 6**

**186**

**On an order of 5 dozen boxes of a consumer product, a retailer receives an extra dozen free.** **This is equivalent to allowing him a discount of:________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. 15%**

**B. 16 1/6%**

**C. 16 2/3% (Answer)**

**D. 20%**

**187**

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

**A. 20% loss (Answer)**

**B. 20% gain**

**C. 25% loss**

**D. 25% gain**

**188**

**If the cost price of 12 pens is equal to the selling price of 8 pens, the gain percent is:**

**A. 25%**

**B. 33 1/3 %**

**C. 50% (Answer)**

**D. 66 2/3 %**

**189**

**The percentage profit earned by selling an article for Rs. 1920 is equal to the percentage loss** **incurred by selling the same article for Rs. 1280. At what price should the article be sold to** **make 25% profit choose which one is correct?**

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

**B. Rs. 2200**

**C. Rs. 2400**

**D. None of these**

**190**

**The profit earned by selling an article for Rs. 832 is equal to the loss incurred when the same** **The article is sold for Rs. 448. What should be the sale price for making 50% profit choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 920**

**B. Rs. 960 (Answer)**

**C. Rs. 1060**

**D. Rs. 1200**

**191**

**In a certain store, the profit is 320% of the cost. If the cost increases by 25% but the selling** **price remains constant, approximately what percentage of the selling price is the profit choose which one is correct?**

**A. 30%**

**B. 70% (Answer)**

**C. 100%**

**D. 250%**

**192**

**If selling price is doubled, the profit triples. Find the profit percent:**

**A. 66 2/3**

**B. 100 (Answer)**

**C. 105 1/3**

**D. 120**

**193**

**A man gains 20% by selling an article for a certain price. If the sells it at double the price, the** **percentage of profit will be:________ choose which one is correct?**

**A. 40**

**B. 100**

**C. 120**

**D. 140 (Answer)**

**194**

**The ratio between the sale price and the cost price of an article is 7:5. What is the ratio** **between the profit and the cost price of that article choose which one is correct?**

**A. 2:7**

**B. 5:2**

**C. 7:2**

**D. Data inadequate**

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

**195**

**The ratio of the cost price and the selling price is 4:5. The profit percent is:__________**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 10%**

**B. 20%**

**C. 25% (Answer)**

**D. 30%**

**196**

**Jameel bought a scooter for a certain sum of money. He spent 10% of the cost on repairs and** **sold the scooter for a profit of Rs. 1100. How much did he spend on repairs if he made a profit**

**of 20%**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. Rs. 400**

**B. Rs. 440**

**C. Rs. 500 (Answer)**

**D. Rs. 550**

**197**

**The sale price of an article including the sales tax is Rs. 616. The rate of sales tax is 10%. If the** **shopkeeper has made a profit of 12%, then the cost price of the article is:**

**A. Rs. 500 (Answer)**

**B. Rs. 515**

**C. Rs. 550**

**D. Rs. 600**

**198**

**Samad purchased 20 dozen toys at the rate of Rs. 375 per dozen. He sold each one of them** **at the rate of Rs. 33. What was his percentage profit choose which one is correct?**

**A. 3.5**

**B. 4.5**

**C. 5.6 (Answer)**

**D. 6.5**

**199**

**A shopkeeper purchased 70 kg of potatoes for Rs. 420 and sold the whole lot at the rate of Rs.** **6.50 per kg. What will be his gain percent choose which one is correct?**

**A. 4 1/6 %**

**B. 6 1/6 %**

**C. 8 1/3 % (Answer)**

**D. 20 %**

**200**

**The successive discounts 20% and 15% are equal to a single discount of__________**** choose which one is correct?**

**A. 35%**

**B. 38%**

**C. 32% (Answer)**

**D. 29%**

**E. None of these**