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%?

  1. Rs.270
  2. Rs.300
  3. Rs.330
  4. Rs.360
vijay Professor Asked on 2nd August 2015 in Maths.
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    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.

    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 2nd August 2015.
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