3 years ago in Profit & Loss

# On an Rs.10, 000 payment order, a person has choice between 3 successive discounts of 10%, 10% and 30% and 3 successive discounts of 40%, 5% and 5%. By choosing the better one he can save (in Rupees):

[A] 2000
[B] 2550
[C] 4000
[D] 4330
[E] 4585

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Nazia Sayed from Mumbai, India is saying 2550 is correct answer

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