What will be the Cost Price of Table? If

A table is a sold at a profit of 13%. If it is sold for ₹ 25 more, profit is 18%. Cost price of table is

  1. ₹ 100
  2. ₹ 500
  3. ₹ 200
  4. ₹ 1, 000
Manish Listener Asked on 9th July 2015 in Maths.
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    Answer: (2) Rs.500
    Explanation:-
    Let be the selling price is X.
    According to the question,
    X x 18/100 – X x 13/100 = 25
    5X/100 = 25
    5X = 25 x 100
    X = 2500/5
    X = 500
    Hence, the answer is (2) Rs.500.

    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 13th July 2015.
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