Q. 1094.2( 5 Votes )

By selling a chair for Rs 1440, a shopkeeper loses 10%. At what price did he buy it?

Answer :

Given, SP = 1440 and loss = 10%


We know that Loss% = 100%


Loss% = × 100%


10 =


= CP – 1440


CP - CP = 1440


CP = 1440


CP =


CP = 1600


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Match each of the entries in Column I with the appropriate entries in Column II:

Column I


i. 3:5


ii. 2.5


iii. 100%


iv.


v.


vi. 12.5%


vii. SP when CP = Rs 50 and loss = 6%


viii. SP when CP = Rs 50 and profit = Rs 4


ix. Profit % when CP = Rs 40 and SP = Rs 50


x. Profit when CP = Rs 50 and SP = Rs 60


xi. Interest when principal = Rs 800,


Rate of interest = 10% per annum and period = 2 years


xii. Amount when principal = Rs 150, Rate of interest = 6% per annum and period = 1 year


Column II


A. Rs 54


B. Rs 47


C. Rs 53


D. Rs 160


E. 60%


F. 25%


G.


H. 250%


I. Rs 159


J.


K. 20%


L. 0.125


M. 3 : 2


N. Rs 164


O. 3 : 3

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