Dear Reader, below are 7 types of profit and loss problems which you will often find in bank exams. Though some types look difficult at first, you can solve them easily by using simple formulas or profit and loss shortcuts. Type I: Direct Formula Based Profit And Loss Percentages (Why This Is Easy?) This type […]

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David purchased a house for Rs.75000 and a site for Rs.15000 respectively, if he sold the house for Rs.83000 and the site for Rs.10000, then find the resultant percentage of gain? A. 30 % B. 330/3 % C. 31/3 % D. 3.33 %

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A shopkeeper fixes the marked price of an item 35% above its cost price. The percentage of discount allowed to gain 8% is A. 18% B. 20% C. 22% D. 24% Answer: B Solution: Let the cost price = Rs 100 then, Marked price = Rs 135 Required gain = 8%, So Selling price = […]

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A pair of articles was bought for Rs. 37.40 at a discount of 15%. What must be the marked price of each of the articles ? A. Rs15 B. Rs 20 C. Rs 22 D. Rs 25

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A producer of tea blends two varieties of tea from two tea gardens one costing Rs 18 per kg and another Rs 20 per kg in the ratio 5 : 3. If he sells the blended variety at Rs 21 per kg, then his gain percent is A. 12% B. 13% C. 14% D. 15%

## A man bought an article and sold it at a gain of 5 %. If he had bought it at 5% less and sold it for Re 1 less, he would have made a profit of 10%. The C.P. of the article was

A man bought an article and sold it at a gain of 5 %. If he had bought it at 5% less and sold it for Re 1 less, he would have made a profit of 10%. The C.P. of the article was A. Rs 100 B. Rs 150 C. Rs 200 D. Rs 250

## Sahil purchased a machine at Rs 10000, then got it repaired at Rs 5000, then gave its transportation charges Rs 1000. Then he sold it with 50% of profit. At what price he actually sold it.

Sahil purchased a machine at Rs 10000, then got it repaired at Rs 5000, then gave its transportation charges Rs 1000. Then he sold it with 50% of profit. At what price he actually sold it. A. Rs. 22000 B. Rs. 24000 C. Rs. 26000 D. Rs. 28000

## In terms of percentage profit, which among following the best transaction.

In terms of percentage profit, which among following the best transaction. A. C.P. 36, Profit 17 B. C.P. 50, Profit 24 C. C.P. 40, Profit 1 D. C.P. 60, Profit 29

## Profit and Loss Questions and Answers

Answers is in Bold : The loss percentage is found 25% on the basis of selling price of an article. The loss percentage on the basis of cost price will be : A) 18 B) 20 C) 22 D) 25 A sells an article to B at a profit of 10%. B sells the article […]

## An article is sold at 20% discount and an extra 30% discount is given for cash payment. If Vidya has bought it at Rs. 2,240 in cash payment, then what was the list price of the article?

An article is sold at 20% discount and an extra 30% discount is given for cash payment. If Vidya has bought it at Rs. 2,240 in cash payment, then what was the list price of the article? A) Rs. 4000 B) Rs. 4368 C) Rs. 4400 D) Rs. 4480