Quant Quiz – Profit & Loss – 15

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Q:1- A manufacturer makes a profit of 15% by selling a Fridge for Rs.5750. If the cost of manufacturing increased by 30% and the price paid by the retailer is increased by 20%. Find the profit percent made by the manufacturer ?

  1. 6 2/13%
  2. 6 4/13%
  3. 8%
  4. 10%
  5. None of these.
Answer

 

Q:2- A man sells a TV set for Rs.3450 and makes a profit of 15%. He sells another TV set at a loss of 10%. If on the whole, he neither gains nor losses. Find the selling price of the second TV set ?

  1. Rs.4250
  2. Rs.4400
  3. Rs.4050
  4. Rs.4500
  5. Rs.4555
Answer

 

Q:3-Deepak purchased a bike at 11/15ℎ of its selling price and sold it at 15% more than its selling price. His gain is:

  1. 25%
  2. 50%
  3. 56 9/11%
  4. 60 9/11%
  5. None of these.
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Q:4- A shopkeeper sold sarees at Rs.266 each after giving 5% discount on labelled price. Had he not given the discount, he would have earned a profit of 12% on the cost price. What was the cost price of each saree ?

  1. Rs.230
  2. Rs.240
  3. Rs.250
  4. Rs.260
  5. None of these.
Answer

 

Q:5- 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 ?

  1. 25%
  2. 26%
  3. 27%
  4. 29%
  5. 30%
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Q:6- Rohan sold an article at a loss of 6½%. Had he sold it for Rs.250 more, he would
have gained 5½%. To gain 24½%, he should sell it for:

  1. Rs.259 3 3/4
  2. Rs.279 4 3/8
  3. Rs.289
  4. Rs.290
  5. None of these.
Answer

 

Q:7- Deepak sells two commodities for Rs.6000 each, neither gaining nor losing in the deal. If he sold one commodity at a gain of 20%, other commodity is sold at a loss of :

  1. 14 2/7%
  2. 16 2/7%
  3. 18%
  4. 20%
  5. None of these.
Answer

 

Q:8- Rohan purchased 150 watches at a price of Rs.120 per watch. He sold 45 watches at a profit of Rs.20 each and 85 watches at a profit of Rs.17 each .The remaining watches were sold at a loss of Rs.11 per watch. what is the average profit per watches?

  1. Rs.11.15
  2. Rs.12.45
  3. Rs.13.16
  4. Rs.14.16
  5. None of these.
Answer

 

Q:9-A man purchased Rice worth Rs.700. He sold 34th at a gain of 15% and the remaining at a loss of 15%. On the whole, he gets:

  1. 6%
  2. 7.5%
  3. 9.5%
  4. 11.5%
  5. 15%
Answer

 

Q:10- A shopkeeper buy an article for Rs.400 and marks it for sale at a price that gives him 80% of profit on his cost. He, however gives a 15% discount on the marked price to his customer. Calculate the actual percentage profit made by the shopkeeper.

  1. 49%
  2. 51%
  3. 52%
  4. 53%
  5. 55%
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