Discount
 The marked price of a ceiling fan is Rs. 1200 and the shopkeeper allows a discount of 5 % on it. Then selling price of the fan is

 Rs. 1410
 Rs. 1400
 Rs. 1140
 Rs. 1104

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S.P. of ceiling fan
= (100 – 5)% of Rs. 1200= Rs. 1200 × 95 = Rs. 1140 100 Correct Option: C
S.P. of ceiling fan
= (100 – 5)% of Rs. 1200= Rs. 1200 × 95 = Rs. 1140 100
 At what percentage above the cost price must an article be marked so as to gain 33% after allowing a customer a discount of 5% ?

 40%
 45%
 35%
 47%

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Let the C.P. of article be Rs.
100 and the marked price be Rs. x.
According to the question,95% of x = 100 × 133 100 ⇒ x × 95 = 133 100 ⇒ x = 133 × 100 = Rs. 140 i.e.,40% above than C.P. 95 Correct Option: A
Let the C.P. of article be Rs.
100 and the marked price be Rs. x.
According to the question,95% of x = 100 × 133 100 ⇒ x × 95 = 133 100 ⇒ x = 133 × 100 = Rs. 140 i.e.,40% above than C.P. 95
 The rate of discount being given on a shirt, where selling price is Rs. 576 after deducting a discount of Rs. 109 on its marked price, is :

 14%
 18%
 15%
 16%

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Marked price of shirt
= Rs. (576 + 109)
= Rs. 685
Let the rate of discount be x%.
∴ x % of 685 = 109⇒ 685 × x = 109 100 ⇒ x = 109 × 100 = 16% 685 Correct Option: D
Marked price of shirt
= Rs. (576 + 109)
= Rs. 685
Let the rate of discount be x%.
∴ x % of 685 = 109⇒ 685 × x = 109 100 ⇒ x = 109 × 100 = 16% 685
 The marked price of an article is 10% higher than the cost price. A discount of 10% is given at the marked price. In this kind of sale, the seller

 bears no gain , no loss
 gains
 loses 1%
 None of these

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Let the C.P. of article be Rs. 100.
∴ Its marked price = Rs. 110
S.P. after a discount of 10%= Rs. 110 × 90 = Rs. 99 100
∴ Loss = Rs. (100 – 99)
= Re. 1 i.e., 1%Correct Option: C
Let the C.P. of article be Rs. 100.
∴ Its marked price = Rs. 110
S.P. after a discount of 10%= Rs. 110 × 90 = Rs. 99 100
∴ Loss = Rs. (100 – 99)
= Re. 1 i.e., 1%
 A shopkeeper offers 2.5% discount on cash purchases. What cash amount would Rohit pay for a cycle, the marked price of which is Rs. 3600 ?

 Rs. 3490
 Rs. 3500
 Rs. 3510
 Rs. 3520

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Discount on marked price = Rs. 3600 × 2.5 = Rs. 90 100
∴ S.P. of cycle
= Rs. (3600 – 90)
= Rs. 3510Correct Option: C
Discount on marked price = Rs. 3600 × 2.5 = Rs. 90 100
∴ S.P. of cycle
= Rs. (3600 – 90)
= Rs. 3510