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Question number: 13
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A shopkeeper mixes 80 kg sugar worth of Rs. 6.75 per kg with 120 kg of sugar worth of Rs. 8 per kg. He earns a profit of 20 % by selling the mixture. He sells it at the rate
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Rs. 7.50 per kg 

b.  Rs. 8.20 per kg 

c.  Rs. 9 per kg 

d.  Rs. 8.85 per kg 

Question number: 14
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A shopkeeper prefers to sell his goods at the cost price but uses a weight of 800 g instead of 1 kg. He earns profit of
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  20% 

b.  25% 

c.  8% 

d.  2% 

Question number: 15
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A man sells fans at the same price on one he gained 20 % and loses 20 % on the other. His gain or loss is
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Neither gain nor loss 

b.  4 % loss 

c.  4 % gain 

d.  1 % loss 

Question number: 16
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The price of an item is increased by 20 % and then decreased by 20 % the final price as compared to original price is
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  4 % more 

b.  20 % more 

c.  4 % less 

d.  20 % less 

Question number: 17
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A man spends 75 % of his income. If his income is increased by 20 % and he increased his expenditure by 10%. His savings percentage is increased by
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  10% 

b.  50% 

c.  75% 

d.  Both a. and b. are correct 

Question number: 18
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The difference between a discount of 40 % on Rs. 1000 and two successive discounts of 35 % and 5 % on the same amount is
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Rs. 18.00 

b.  Rs. 15.50 

c.  Rs. 16.50 

d.  Rs. 17.50 
