If he sells 40 mangoes, he will get the selling price of 4 mangoes extra. What is his % increase in profit?

25%

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Deeps

  • Jul 18th, 2006
 

Could u pls let me know how u got that ans ??

40s-40c=4s

36s=40c

s=10/9 c

profit= s-c/c  * 100

(10/9c - c ) /c *100 

profit = 11.1%

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vishwa828

  • Dec 7th, 2006
 

let the cost price of 1 mango be 1 re.the cost price of 40 mangoes will be 40rs.he gets 4 rs extra(as per the statement)therefore s.p for 40 mangoes =44 rsnow profit= 4 rstherefore the percentage would be (4/40)*100=10%/*what do u say??? do u agree??*//

riya paroliya

  • Aug 20th, 2013
 

10%

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Rajat Arora

  • Jan 21st, 2014
 

Read the ques again carefully. Its not rs 4(C.P. of mango)..its S.P. of 4 mangoes....

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