Quant Quiz – Profit & Loss – 14

Hello and welcome to exampundit. Here is a set of Quantitative Aptitude Quiz on Profit & loss.

 

Q:1- A seller gains the cost of 50 dozen apples by selling 30 dozen of apples. Then the gain profit percent is:

  1. 33 1/3%
  2. 66 2/3%
  3. 50%
  4. 40%
  5. 43%
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Q:2- A shopkeeper purchased 180 identical pieces of FMs at the rate of Rs.290 each. He spent an amount of Rs.2800 on transport and packing. He fixed the labelled price of each FM at Rs.360. However, he decided to give a discount of 6% on the labelled price. What is the percentage profit earned by him ?

  1. 9.1%
  2. 9.7%
  3. 10.7%
  4. 11.7%
  5. 12%
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Q:3- Deepak bought a computer for Rs.59,245 and spent Rs.6,420 on its repairs. If he sells at Rs.61,425 then what will be his loss percentage ?

  1. 6.15%
  2. 6.25%
  3. 6.35%
  4. 6.45%
  5. 6.66%
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Q:4 Rohan bought 100 dozen of pens at 15 per dozen. He spent Rs.600 on a particular tax. He sold them at Rs.2 per each pens. What was his profit or loss percentage ?

  1. 13.28%
  2. 14.28%
  3. 12.28%
  4. 21.21%
  5. 24.24%
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Q:5- A article when sold with 10% rebate on the listed price gave a profit of Rs.85. What was its cost price ?

  1. Rs.485
  2. Rs.490
  3. Rs.540
  4. Cannot be determined.
  5. None of these
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Q:6- If a commission of 10% is given on the written price of an article, the gain is 20%. If the commission is increased to 18%, the gain is :

  1. 913%
  2. 8.5%
  3. 10%
  4. 823%
  5. None of these
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Q:7- A shopkeeper sold a Fridge for Rs.19,902 with a discount of 7% and earned a profit of 24%. What would have been the percentage of profit earned if no discount was offered ?

  1. 30.22%
  2. 31.33%
  3. 33.34%
  4. 40%
  5. None of these.  
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Q:8- Deepak sells 33 article at Rs.550 per article after giving 12% discount and earned 25% profit. If the discount is not given, the profit gained is :

  1. 41½%
  2. 42 1/22%
  3. 43 1/33%
  4. 44%
  5. None of these.
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Q:9- At what price should a shopkeeper mark a Watch that costs him Rs.1200 in order that he gave offer a discount of 16%  on the marked price and still make a profit of 33% ?

  1. 1700
  2. 1800
  3. 1900
  4. 2000
  5. None of these.
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Q:10- A shopkeeper earns a profit of 14% on selling a chair at 8% discount on the printed price. The ratio of the cost price to the printed price of the chair is :

  1. 45 : 56
  2. 46 : 57
  3. 56 : 45
  4. 57 : 46
  5. None of these.       
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