Q. 1015.0( 5 Votes )
A lady bought an air-conditioner for Rs 15,200 and spent Rs 300 and Rs 500 on its transportation and repair respectively. At what price should she sell it to make a gain of 15%?
Given,the cost price of an air-conditioner car = Rs.15,200
Also,the amount spent for trandportation = Rs. 300
And the amount spent for repair = Rs. 500
We deed to find out to make a gain of 15% what should be
the selling price.
⇒Actual cost price of the air conditioner with transportation
and repair charges = 15200 + 300 + 500
= Rs. 16000
⇒Now, we know that gain
⇒ Gain =
= 15 x 160
⇒Now, we know that SellingPrice = Gain + CostPrice
∴ SP = 2400 + 16000
= 18400 Rs.
Hence, for gain of 15% she should sell it for Rs.18400
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