How Much Price will be Increased? If

The price of an article has been reduced by 25%. In order to restore the original price, the new price must be increased by:

  1. 100/11%
  2. 100/9%
  3. 200/3%
  4. 100/3%
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 27th June 2015 in Maths.
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    Answer: (4) 100/3%
    Explanation:-
    Let be the price of an article = Rs.100
    Reduced by 25% = 100 – 100 X 25/100 = 75
    New price must be increased by  = 25 x 100/75
    = 100/3%

    Hence, the answer is (4) 100/3%

    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 27th June 2015.
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