Profit & Loss Mcqs

Q.  A man buys an article and sells it at a profit of 20%. If he had bought it at 20% less and sold it for Rs.75 less, he could have gained 25%. What is the cost price?

a. Rs.370
b. Rs.375
c. Rs.350
d. Rs.300


ANSWER: See Answer
 
CP1 = 100 SP1 = 120

CP2 = 80 SP2 = 80 * (125/100) = 100

20 —– 100

75 —– ? => 375
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