## Problems on Profit and Loss

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1) A shopkeeper sold an article for Rs. 2500. If the cost price of the article is 2000, find the profit percent.

1. 23%
2. 25%
3. 27%
4. 29%

2) A man purchases a TV for Rs. 8000 and sells it at 10% loss. What is the selling price of T.V?

1. Rs.7200
2. Rs.7000
3. Rs.6900
4. Rs.6500

3) Ramesh bought a chair for Rs. 1540 and sold it to Suresh. If Ramesh earned a profit of 25%, find the selling price of chair.

1. Rs.1875
2. Rs.1900
3. Rs.1925
4. Rs.1950

4) A shopkeeper purchases a table and sells it for Rs. 4200. If he incurs a loss of 20%, find the cost price of table.

1. Rs.5250
2. Rs.5150
3. Rs.5052
4. Rs.5200

5) Suresh bought a cell phone from a shop. If he sells it at Rs. 8400 to Mahesh and earns a profit of 12%, find the price at which Suresh bought the cell phone.

1. Rs.7100
2. Rs.7250
3. Rs.7350
4. Rs.7500

6) A shopkeeper bought a watch for Rs. 1200. At what price should he sell the watch to earn a profit of 25% ?

1. Rs. 1400
2. Rs. 1450
3. Rs. 1500
4. Rs. 1550

7) Mohan bought an article at 25% less of the marked price and sold it at 15% more than the marked price. Find the profit earned by him.

1. 53.3 %
2. 55%
3. 57.3%
4. 52.3 %

8) If the cost price of 120 mangoes is equal to the selling price of 100 mangoes, what is the profit percent in this transaction?

1. 15%
2. 17%
3. 20%
4. 21%

9) After selling 140 apples a fruit seller earns a profit equal to S.P. of 20 apples. His profit percentage is:

1. 15.7%
2. 16.7%
3. 18.7%
4. 20%

10) The cost price of 30 articles is equal to the selling price of 25 articles. What is the profit percentage in this transaction?

1. 20%
2. 18%
3. 15%
4. 13%