How to Get 20% gain? If

A vendor bought toffees at 6 for a rupee. How many for a rupee must he sell to gain 20%?

  1. 3
  2. 4
  3. 5
  4. 6
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 24th May 2015 in Maths.
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    Answer: (c) 5
    Explanation:-

    C P of 6 toffee = Rs. 1
    Therefore, cost of one toffee = 1/6
    vendor want 20% gain
    then S P of on toffee = 1 x 120/6 x 100 = 1/5

    Hence, he sell 5 toffee at 1 rupee.

    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 24th May 2015.
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