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# A shopkeeper marks his goods in such a way that after allowing a discount of 25% on the marked price, he still makes a profit of 50%. Find the ratio of the C.P. to the M.P.

Answer :

Given,

Discount = 25%

= M.P. – S.P.

….(i)

And given profit = 50%

….(ii)

We know (i) = (ii)

Ratio C.P. to M.P. = 1:2

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