What will be the Cost Price of Table? If

By selling a table for Rs. 400 instead of Rs.500, loss percent is increased by 10%. Find the cost price of table?

  1. Rs. 1200
  2. Rs.1500
  3. Rs. 1000
  4. None of these
Desire Adnan Default Asked on 4th August 2015 in Maths.
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Answer: (3) Rs.1000

Explanation:
Let the cost price of a table be Rs. X
Loss = 10 %.
And difference of selling price = 500 – 400
= Rs.100

Then. X x 10/100 = 100
10 X = 100 x 100
X = 10000/10
X = Rs.1000

Then, the cost price of a table is Rs.1000.
Hence, the answer is (3) Rs.1000.

Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 7th August 2015.
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