# What Should be the Price? If

What price should be shopkeeper mark on an article costing him Rs.200 to gain 35% after allowing a discount of 25%?

- Rs.270
- Rs.300
- Rs.330
- Rs.360

**Answer: (4) Rs.360**

**Explanation:-**

Let it market price be Rs.100.

He gain 35 %,

Then, the mark price = 135/100

And he gave 25 % discount,

Then, the mark price = 200 x 135 x 100/75 x 100

= 8 x 135/3

= Rs.360

Hence,the mark price is Rs.360.