If the Cost Price is 95% of the Selling Price. What is the Profit Percent?

  1. 4
  2. 4.75
  3. 5
  4. 5.26
vijay Professor Asked on 5th August 2015 in Maths.
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    Answer: (4) 5.26
    Explanation:-
    Let the selling price be Rs.100
    Then, the cost price = 100 x 95/100
    = Rs.95

    Profit = 100 – 95
    = 5
    Then, the profit % = 5 x 100/95
    = 500/95
    = 5.26 %

    Hence, the answer is (4) 5.26.

    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 6th August 2015.
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