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 A cash payment that will settle a bill for 250 chairs at ₹ 50 per chair less 20% and 15% with a further discount of 5% on cash payment is :

 ₹ 8075
 ₹ 7025
 ₹ 8500
 ₹ 7125

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By question, original price of 250 chairs
= 250 × 50 = ₹ 12500Price after discount = 12500 × 80 × 85 × 95 = ₹ 8075 100 100 100 Correct Option: A
By question, original price of 250 chairs
= 250 × 50 = ₹ 12500Price after discount = 12500 × 80 × 85 × 95 = ₹ 8075 100 100 100
 A shopkeeper sold a TV set for ₹ 17940, with a discount of 8% and gained 19.6%. If no discount is allowed, then what will be his gain per cent ?

 25%
 26.4 %
 24.8%
 30%

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SP = 17940, Discount = 8%
∴ MP = 17940 = ₹ 19500 0.92
∴ Gain = 19.6% (given)∴ CP = 17940 = ₹ 15000 1.196
New SP without discount = ₹ 19500
Gain = (19500 – 15000) = ₹ 4500∴ Gain per cent = 4500 × 100 = 30% 15000 Correct Option: D
SP = 17940, Discount = 8%
∴ MP = 17940 = ₹ 19500 0.92
∴ Gain = 19.6% (given)∴ CP = 17940 = ₹ 15000 1.196
New SP without discount = ₹ 19500
Gain = (19500 – 15000) = ₹ 4500∴ Gain per cent = 4500 × 100 = 30% 15000
 A bicycle originally costs ₹ 100 and was discounted 10%. After three months, it was sold after being discounted 15%. How much was the bicycle sold for ?

 ₹ 55.5
 ₹ 95.25
 ₹ 76.5
 None of these

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According to question, SP of
bicycle = 100 × 0.9 × 0.85 = ₹ 76.50Correct Option: C
According to question, SP of
bicycle = 100 × 0.9 × 0.85 = ₹ 76.50
 Sunder purchased an office bag with a price tag of ₹ 600 in a sale where 25% discount was being offered on the tag price. He was given a further discount of 10% on the amount arrived at after giving usual 25% discount. What was the final amount paid by Sunder ?

 ₹ 210
 ₹ 540
 ₹ 405
 ₹ 450

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Final amount after giving successive discounts of 25% and 10%
= 600 × 0.75 × 0.9 = 405Correct Option: C
Final amount after giving successive discounts of 25% and 10%
= 600 × 0.75 × 0.9 = 405
 A merchant allows 5% discount on the marked price of an article to his customers. What price should he mark on an article the cost price of which is 712.50, so as to make a clear
profit of 33 1 % on his outlay ? 3

 ₹ 1000
 ₹ 1200
 ₹ 980
 ₹ 960

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Let the marked price be x.
∴ 95x = 712.50 × 400 100 300 ⇒ 95x = 712.5 × 4 100 3 ⇒ x = 712.5 × 4 × 100 = ₹ 1000 3 × 95 Correct Option: A
Let the marked price be x.
∴ 95x = 712.50 × 400 100 300 ⇒ 95x = 712.5 × 4 100 3 ⇒ x = 712.5 × 4 × 100 = ₹ 1000 3 × 95