2 years ago in Profit & Loss

# A retailer increase the selling price by 25% due to which his profit percentage increase from 20% to 25%. What is the percentage increase in cost price ?

[A] 20%
[B] 30%
[C] 25%
[D] 50%

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Sai Ram - 2 months ago

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### A person sold a horse at a gain of 15%. Had he bought it for 25% less and sold it for Rs. 600 less, he would have made a profit of 32%. The cost price of the horse was:

• [A] Rs. 3,750
• [B] Rs. 3,250
• [C] Rs. 2,750
• [D] Rs. 2,250

### On selling 17 balls at Rs. 720, there is a loss equal to the cost price of 5 balls. The cost price of a ball is:

• [A] Rs. 45
• [B] Rs. 50
• [C] Rs. 55
• [D] Rs. 60
• [E] None of these

• [A] 13.33%
• [B] 40%
• [C] 60%
• [D] 62.5%

### Raghuvir purchased 10 calculators and 16 watches for Rs. 56100 and sold them so as to earn an overall profit of 20%. At what total price should he sell 15 calculators and 24 watches together so as to earn the same percentage profit?

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• [B] Rs. 116176
• [C] Rs. 121176
• [D] Rs. 100660
• [E] Rs. 124132