Q. 324.8( 5 Votes )

A vendor bought oranges at 20 for Rs.56 and sold them at Rs.35 per dozen. Find his gain or loss per cent?

Answer :

He bought 20 for Rs. 56


CP of one orange


C.P of 1 orange = Rs. 2.8


He sell Rs. 35 per dozen


Selling price of one orange



= Rs. 2.9 per orange


Therefor SP > CP, so he is in profit


So, the percentage profit




= 3.57% per piece


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