# Quantitative - Profit and Loss

Quantitative - Profit and Loss
Question:-
Option (A)
8%
Option (B)
12%
Option (C)
20%
Option (D)
none of these
Correct Option:
C
Question Solution:
Assume CP as 1 Re/gram. Then, he sells 900 grams for Rs. 1080, While the CP of 900 grams is Rs. 900.
Question:-
Option (A)
Rs. 6
Option (B)
Rs. 4.50
Option (C)
Rs. 5
Option (D)
Rs. 5.50
Correct Option:
D
Question Solution:
when the manufacturer makes 100 articles, he sells only 88. Revenues = 88*7.5 = Rs. 660 But profit being 20% of outlay, total outlay is Rs. 550.
Question:-
Option (A)
120%
Option (B)
125%
Option (C)
133.33%
Option (D)
150%
Correct Option:
C
Question Solution:
If initial cost price is 100, then initial selling price will be 120. Then, the new cost price is 90, while the new selling price is 132.
Question:-
Option (A)
14.875%
Option (B)
15.375%
Option (C)
15.575%
Option (D)
16.375%
Correct Option:
B
Question Solution:
Assume CP of goods = 100. Then market price = 130. Revenues = 1/2 * 130 + 1/4 * 0.85 * 130 + 1/4 * 0.7 * 130
Question:-
Option (A)
Rs. 2000
Option (B)
Rs. 1600
Option (C)
Rs. 2400
Option (D)
Rs. 2500
Correct Option:
A
Question Solution:
Assume the SP to be 125 for both the salesmen.