**Profit and Loss Questions** forĀ for IBPS PO, IBPS RRB, NICL, UIICl, OICL, RBI Grade B/Assisatant, Bank of Baroda and other competitive exams.

- A dealer offers a discount of 20% and still makes a profit of 20% and he further allows 4 articles free on the sale of 12 articles. Find the ratio of cost price to market price.

A) 1:2

B)Ā 4:5

C) 3:7

D) 2:5

E) 5:7

- A and B are dealers of a bike company. The price of a bike is Rs.28,000. A gives a discount of 10% on whole , while B gives a discount of 12% on the first Rs.20,000 and 8% on the rest Rs.8000. What is the difference between their selling price?

A)Ā Rs.110

B)Ā Rs.180

C) Rs.240

D) Rs.200

E) Rs.90

- Sonata sells a wrist watch to a wholeseller making a profit of 10%. The wholesaler sells it to the retailer making a profit of 10%. A customer purchases it by paying Rs.990. Thus the profit of retailer is 2(3/11)% what is the cost incurred by the Sonata to produce it?

A)Ā Rs.755

B)Ā Rs.950

C)Rs.850

D) Rs.550

E) Rs.800

- Fanta and Coke, there are two companies, selling the packs of cold-drinks. For the same selling price Fanta gives two successive discounts of 10% and 25%. While Coke sells it by giving two successive discounts of 15% and 20%. What is the ratio of their marked price?

A)Ā 110:111

B)Ā 120:125

C) 131:133

D) 136:135

E) 140:141

- Profit on selling 10 candles equals selling price of 3 bulbs. While loss on selling 10 bulbs equals selling price of 4 candles. Also profit percentage equals to the loss percentage and cost of a candle is half of the cost of a bulb. What is the ratio of selling price of candle to the selling price of a bulb?

A)Ā 2:1

B)Ā 3:2

C)7:9

D) 5:3

E) 3:1

- A person wants to reduce the trade tax so he calculates his profit on the sale price instead of on the cost price. In this way by selling a article for Rs. 280 he calculates his profit as 14(2/7)%. What is his actual profit percentage ?

A)Ā 20.12%

B)Ā 16.66%

C) 15.66%

D) 22.21%

E) 31.11%

- A Ā person sold an electronic watch at Rs. 96 in such a way that his percentage profit is same as the cost price of the watch . If he sells it at twice the percentage profit of its previous percentage then find the new selling price.

A)Ā Rs.132

B)Ā Rs.120

C) Rs.123

D) Rs.100

E) Rs.110

- A bookseller procures 40 books for Rs. 3200 and sells them at a profit equal to the selling price of 8 books. What is the selling price of one dozen books, if the price of each book is same?

A)Ā Rs.1300

B)Ā Rs.1100

C) Rs.800

D) Rs.1200

E) Rs.1000

- A firm of readymade garments makes both menāsand womenās shirts. Its average profit is 6% of the sales. Its profit in menās shirts average 8% of the sales and womenās shirts comprise 60% of the output. What is the average profit per sales rupee in womenās shirts.

A)Ā 0.1243

B)Ā 0.5416

C) 0.0466

D) 0.5247

E) 0.2451

- Of the two varieties of rice available, variety A is bought at Rs.32 per kg and variety B at Rs.80 per kg. Two varieties of rice are mixed together in the respective ratio of 8:5 and the mixture is sold at Rs.72 per kg. What per cent of profit approximately the seller receives ?

A)Ā 50%

B)Ā 40%

C) 30%

D) 55%

E) 43%

coke successive discount is not given in Q4 .

14(2/7)%. Iska kya aayega

see here bro…:)

cp———p/l——–sp

+6———+1——-+7

now 7 =280

=> 6 =240

now new profit% =40/240*100 =16.667%

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sp of 8 books =sp of 40 books -cp of 40 books

=> sp of 32 books =cp of 40 books

=> sp of 32 books =3200

=>sp of 1 book =100

=> sp of 12 books =1200

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Simplest form of 1st questn

Mp =100

Sp = 100Ć80Ć12/100Ć16 = 60

Cp = 60Ć5/6 =50

50: 100

1:2

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