Q. 464.0( 4 Votes )

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A fruit seller purchased 20 kg of apples at Rs 50 per kg. Out of these, 5% of the apples were found to be rotten. If he sells the remaining apples at Rs 60 per kg, then his _________is _________%.

Answer :

Given seller purchased apples at 50 per kg


Total purchased apples = 20kg


Since, 5% were rotten, so good apples = 20 – 5% of 20kg (rotten)


= 20-


= 20-1


= 19kg


19kg apples are sold at 60 per kg


total sp = 19 × 60


= 1140


CP was 20kg apples = 20 × 50 = 1000


Profit = SP-CP = 1140-1000


= 140


Profit% =


=


=


= 14%


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Column I


i. 3:5


ii. 2.5


iii. 100%


iv.


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vi. 12.5%


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


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D. Rs 160


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G.


H. 250%


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J.


K. 20%


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O. 3 : 3

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