The price of an article reduces to 576 after two successive discounts. The markup is 80% above the cost price of Rs. 500. What is the new profit percentage if instead of two successive discounts the markup price was further increased successively two times by the same percentage?
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Alok, Bhuvan and Chitra started a business. Alok’s investment is 2 times of Bhuvan’s investment and Bhuvan’s investment is 5 times of Chitra’s investment. Find the profit of Bhuvan in the total profit of Rs. 25600.
- [A] Rs. 7000
- [B] Rs. 8500
- [C] Rs. 7200
- [D] Rs. 8000
- [E] None of these
After allowing a discount of 11.11%, a trader still makes a gain of 14.28%. At how many percent above the cost price does he mark on his goods?
- [A] 28.56%
- [B] 35%
- [C] 22.22%
- [D] None of these
Arun, Kamal and Vinay invested Rs.8000, Rs.4000 and Rs.8000 respectively in a business. Arun left after six months. If after eight months, there was a gain of Rs.4005, then what will be the share of Kamal?
- [A] Rs.1780
- [B] Rs.1335
- [C] Rs.1602
- [D] Rs.890
- [E] Rs.780
A man bought a horse and a cart. If he sold the horse at 10 % loss and the cart at 20 % gain, he would not lose anything; but if he sold the horse at 5% loss and the cart at 5% gain, he would lose Rs. 10 in the bargain. The amount paid by him was Rs._______ for the horse and Rs.________ for the cart.
- [A] 500, 300
- [B] 200, 400
- [C] 400, 200
- [D] 300, 500