# Profit & Loss [NRA CGL (National Recruitment Agency-Combined Graduate Level) Mathematics]: Questions 1 - 5 of 37

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## Question number: 1

### Question

MCQ▾A shopkeeper allows 40 % discount on his marked price. If the cost price of an article is Rs. 100 and he has to make a profit of 80%, then his marked price must be (Paper-1)

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Rs. 250 | |

b. | Rs. 200 | |

c. | Rs. 150 | |

d. | Rs. 300 |

## Question number: 2

### Question

MCQ▾A TV and a Computer were sold Rs. 30000 each. This gave a loss of on TV and a gain of on Computer. The entire transaction result in (Paper - I)

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Loss of Rs. 3500 | |

b. | Gain of Rs. 6500 | |

c. | Loss of Rs. 2500 | |

d. | No loss no gain |

## Question number: 3

### Question

MCQ▾A loss of 9.5 % gets converted into a profit of 5.5 % when the selling price of an article is increased by Rs. 600. The cost price of the article is (Paper-1)

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Rs. 9440 | |

b. | Rs. 5900 | |

c. | Rs. 2622 | |

d. | Rs. 4000 |

## Question number: 4

### Question

MCQ▾A person buys certain number of marbles at 30 per rupee and equal number at 40 per rupee. He mixes them and sells them at 12 per rupee. His gain or loss in the transaction is (Paper - I)

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | 24 % gain | |

b. | 47 % gain | |

c. | 40 % loss | |

d. | 20 % loss |

## Question number: 5

### Question

MCQ▾A shopkeeper allows 30 % discount on his marked price. If the cost price of an article is Rs. 100 and he has to make a profit of 40%, then his marked price must be (Paper-1)

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
---|---|---|

a. | Rs. 150 | |

b. | Rs. 250 | |

c. | Rs. 200 | |

d. | Rs. 300 |