Q. 145.0( 1 Vote )

Out of the four options, only one is correct. Write the correct answer.

A jacket was sold for Rs 1,120 after allowing a discount of 20%. The marked price of the jacket is
A. Rs 1440

B. Rs 1400

C. Rs 960

D. Rs 866.66

Answer :

Let the marked price of the jacket be ₹x

Discount % on marked price = 20%

Selling price of jacket = ₹1120

Then, 1120 =

1120 = x -

1120 =

1120 × 5 = 4x

= x

x = 280 × 5

x = ₹1400

So, marked price of the jacket is ₹1400.

Hence, option (a) is correct.

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