2 years ago in Profit & Loss

# A vendor sells his articles at a certain profit percentage. If he sells his article at 1/3 of his actual selling price, then he incurs a loss of 40%. What is his actual profit percentage?

[A] 72%
[B] 120%
[C] 80%
[D] 60%

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Vinodh SR - 6 months ago

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