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# What price should Aslam mark on a pair of shoes which costs him Rs. 1200 so as to gain 12% after allowing a discount of 16%?

Answer :

Given,

CP of pair of shoes = Rs.1470

Gain = 12%

Discount = 16%

So,

SP = Rs.

Now,

Selling price = Rs.1344

Discount = 16%

So,

MP = Rs.

Aslam should sell the pair of shoes = Rs.1600

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