# DXC Technology Profit & Loss Questions and Answers Quiz-1

Question 1

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`A person buys a pen from a wholesaler at Rs. 10 for 20 pens. He sells those pens at Rs. 10 for 15 pens. Find his profit or loss percent.`

33.334%

33.334%

23.344%

23.344%

42.34%

42.34%

54.34%

54.34%

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Question 2

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`A dealer incurs a loss of 5 % if he sells an article for Rs. 1805. What price must he sell the article so as to gain 5 % on that article ?`

Rs. 1995

Rs. 1995

Rs. 1987

Rs. 1987

Rs. 1966

Rs. 1966

Rs. 1945

Rs. 1945

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Question 3

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`If the cost price of an article is 67 % of the selling price, what is the profit percent ?`

49.25 %

49.25 %

50.5 %

50.5 %

42.7 %

42.7 %

48.3%

48.3%

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Question 4

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`A shopkeeper purchased two varieties of rice, 80 KG at Rs. 13.50 per KG and 120 KG at Rs. 16 per KG. The shopkeeper being greedy, mixed the two varieties of rice and sold the mixture at a gain of 16 %. Find the per KG selling price of the mixture.`

17.40

17.40

19

19

18.55

18.55

16.42

16.42

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Question 5

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`A seller claims to sell at cost price but gives 750 gm for each KG. Find his gain percent.`

33.34

33.34

34.56

34.56

33.35

33.35

21.24

21.24

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Question 6

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`A man sold two watches at the same price, one at 10 % profit and other at 10 % loss. Find his overall gain or loss percent.`

1 %

1 %

4 %

4 %

2 %

2 %

3 %

3 %

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Question 7

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` A shopkeeper gives two successive discounts of 20 % and 10 % on surplus stock. Further, he also gives 5 % extra discount on cash payment. If a person buys a shirt from the surplus stock and pays in cash, what overall discount percent will he get on the shirt ?`

31.60

31.60

33.21

33.21

35.6

35.6

34.8

34.8

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Question 8

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` A dealer wants to mark the price of an article such that on offering a 5 % discount, he is able to get 33 % profit. Find the percent of CP above which the article should be marked.`

30

30

20

20

45

45

25

25

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Question 9

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`The cost price of 12 books is equal to the selling price of 10 books. The gain percent is :`

30

30

20

20

55

55

45

45

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Question 10

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`If the loss% on article is 15%. Then the ratio of cost price and selling price will be`

21: 20

21: 20

20 : 17

20 : 17

18:14

18:14

16:15

16:15

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