2 years ago in Profit & Loss

# A person having bought goods for Rs. 400 sells half of it at a gain of 5%, at what gain % must he sell the remainder so as to gain 20% on the whole?

[A] 30%
[B] 32%
[C] 34%
[D] 35%

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V.M.Singh - 2 years ago

V.M.Singh from Ludhiana, India is saying 35% is correct answer

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