# Dell Profit and Loss Questions

Question 1

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```In a certain store, the profit percentage is 320% of the cost price.
If the cost price increases by 25% but the selling price remains constant,
approximately what percentage of the selling price is the profit?```

30%

30%

70%

70%

100%

100%

250%

250%

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Question 2

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```If the selling price is doubled, the profit triples.
Find the profit percent.```

66 2/3

66 2/3

100

100

105 1/3

105 1/3

120

120

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Question 3

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```The list price of an article is Rs. 160 and a customer buys
it for Rs. 122.40 after two successive discounts. If the first
discount is 10%, then the second discount is```

12%

12%

10%

10%

14%

14%

15%

15%

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Question 4

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```A tradesman sold an article at a loss of 20%. If the selling price
had been increased by Rs. 100, there would have been a gain of 5%.
The cost price of the article (in Rs.) was```

100

100

200

200

400

400

500

500

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Question 5

Time: 00:00:00
```The price of an article is first decreased by 20% and then
increased by 30%. If the resulting price is Rs. 416,
the original price of the article is```

Rs. 350

Rs. 350

Rs. 405

Rs. 405

Rs. 400

Rs. 400

Rs. 450

Rs. 450

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Question 6

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```If the compound interest on a certain sum for two years at
12% per annum is Rs. 2544 the simple interest on it at the
same rate for 2 years will be```

Rs. 2400

Rs. 2400

Rs. 2500

Rs. 2500

Rs. 2480

Rs. 2480

Rs. 2440

Rs. 2440

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Question 7

Time: 00:00:00
```Three independent strategies A, B, and C have been initiated
for cost-cutting in a company producing respectively 30%, 40%,
and 10% savings. Assuming that they operate independently,
what is the net saving achieved?```

56%

56%

64%

64%

62.2%

62.2%

68%

68%

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Question 8

Time: 00:00:00
```If after successive discounts of 20% and 25/4% on the marked
price of an article, a trader gets 20% profit on the cost price,
then by what percent is the marked price above the cost price?```

60%

60%

65%

65%

55%

55%

50%

50%

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Question 9

Time: 00:00:00
```The cost price of 20 articles is the same as the selling price
of x articles. If the profit is 25%, then the value of x is```

15

15

16

16

18

18

25

25

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Question 10

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```A grocer has a sale of Rs. 6435, Rs. 6927, Rs. 6855, Rs. 7230
and Rs. 6562 for 5 consecutive months. How much sale must he
have in the sixth month so that he gets an average sale of Rs. 6500?```

Rs. 4991

Rs. 4991

Rs. 5991

Rs. 5991

Rs. 6001

Rs. 6001

Rs. 6991

Rs. 6991

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