| Updated On February 11th, 2020 at 07:00 pm

**Q1. A man loses 30% by selling an article for Rs. 112. For what amount must he sell his article to gain 23% ? **

(a) 196.8

(b) 197

(c) 195.8

(d) 199.8

**Q2. A shopkeeper raised the marked price of the article by 35%. How much discount should he allow so as to be able to sell the article at the original marked price ? **

**Q3. Shivali Purchased two watches for 250 Rs and 350 Rs, if she gains on 1st watch and on 2nd watch. Then, what was her overall gain percentage? **

(a) 14.5%

(b) 13.5%

(c) 12.5%

(d) 15.5%

**Q4. Kishan bought an article for 200 Rs and marked its price 25% above its cost price. How much discount percentage he must give in order to gain 20%? **

**Q5. Kishan invested of a certain sum at 5% p.a for 2 year, 3/5 of the sum at 6% p.a for 2 year and remaining at 10% pa for two year. If The total interest received is Rs 1647, then total sum invested is : **

(a) 13000 Rs

(b) 12000 Rs

(c) 14000 Rs

(d) 12500 Rs

**Q6. One-fourth of two-fifth of 30% of Number x is equal to 15. What is 30% of x ? **

(a) 160

(b) 170

(c) 150

(d) 140

**Q7. If the amount is 2.25 times of the sum after 2 years at compound interest (compound annually), the rate of interest per annum is:**

(a) 25%

(b) 30%

(c) 45%

(d) 50%

**Q8. The difference between the simple interest received from two different sources on Rs.1500 for 3 years is Rs.13.50. The difference between their rates of interest is**

(a) 0.1%

(b) 0.2%

(c) 0.3%

(d) 0.4%

**Q9. If the ratio of difference of S.I and C.I. for two years and 3 years is 4:13 . Find the rate of interest.**

(a) 20 %

(b) 25 %

(c) 30 %

(d) 40 %

**Q10. On what sum does the difference between the compound interest and the simple interest for 3 years at 10% is Rs. 31? **

(a) Rs. 1500

(b) Rs. 1200

(c) Rs. 1100

(d) Rs. 1000

**Solutions**

**Profit & Loss (Part -1) SSC CGL CHSL SSC Nights Riders Maths**

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