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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