Q. 14.4( 167 Votes )

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(a) Gardening shears bought for Rs. 250 and sold for Rs. 325.


It is given in the question that,


Cost price of the product, CP = Rs 250


Selling price of the product, SP = Rs 325


Therefore,


Profit = Selling Price – Cost Price


= 325 – 250


= Rs 75


Also,


Profit % = × 100


= × 100


= × 4


= 7.5 × 4


= 30 %


(b) A refrigerator bought for Rs. 12,000 and sold at Rs. 13,500. It is given in the question that,


Cost price of the refrigerator, CP = Rs 12,000


Also,


Selling price of the refrigerator, SP = Rs 13,500


Therefore,


Profit = Selling Price – Cost Price


= 13,500 – 12,000


= Rs 1500


We know that,


Profit % = × 100


= × 100


=


= = 12.5 %


(c)A cupboard bought for Rs. 2,500 and sold at Rs. 3,000.

It is given in the question that,


Cost price of the cupboard, CP = Rs 2500


Selling price of the cupboard, SP = Rs 3000


Profit = Selling Price – Cost Price


= 3000 – 2500


= Rs 500


Also,


Profit % = × 100


= × 100


= = 20 %


(d) A skirt bought for Rs. 250 and sold at Rs. 150.

It is given in the question that,


Cost price of the skirt, CP = Rs 250


Selling price of the skirt, SP = Rs 150


Therefore,


Loss = Cost Price – Selling Price


= 250 – 150


= Rs 100


Also,


Loss % = × 100


= × 100


= × 4


= = 40 %

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