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# Math Assignment Class VIII | Profit, Loss & Discount

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**Assignment On Profit, Loss & Discount Ch-5**

**Question 1**

**If a table is purchased for
₹ 1200 and sold for ₹ 1080, then find the Loss %**

**Answer : 10 %**

**Question 2**

**After allowing a discount of
12 % on M.P. of an article it is sold for ₹ 880, then find the Marked
Price.**

**Answer : 1000**

**Question 3**

**If cost price of 18 mangoes
is same as selling price of 16 mangoes, then find the gain %.**

**Answer : 12.5 %**

**Question 4**

**A shopkeeper purchased 200
bulbs for ₹ 10 each. However, 5 bulbs were fused and had to be thrown
away. The remaining were sold at ₹ 12 each. Find gain % or loss %.**

**Answer : Profit 17%**

**Question 5**

**Mohan bought a second hand
refrigerator for ₹ 2500 then spent ₹ 500 on its repair and sold if
for ₹ 3300. Find his loss or gain %**

**Answer : Profit 10 %**

**Question 6**

**Bharti bought two fans for
₹ 1200 each. She sold one at a loss of 5% and the other at a profit of
10%. Find total profit or loss**

**Answer : Profit % = 2.5%**

**Question 7**

**Sangeeta allows 8% discount on market price of
suit and still makes a profit of 15%. If her gain over the sale of suit is
₹ 156, then find the Market price of suit.**

**Answer : Marked Price = ₹1300**

**Question 8**

**A dealer allows a discount of 16% to his
customers and still gains 5%. Find the M.P. of table which cost him ₹1200.**

**Answer : Marked Price = ₹ 1500**

**Question 9**

**Mohan bought cooler for ₹ 5400 including
GST at 7 %. Find original price of the cooler.**

**Answer : Original Price = ₹ 5778**

**Question 10**

**Harsha went to the market to purchase a suit. She finalised the suit whose marked price was ₹6000, Shopkeeper offers a discount of 25 % on it. Find the discount given by the shopkeeper and the selling price of the suit.**

**If after allowing a discount of 25% , the shopkeeper still makes a profit of 10%, then what was the cost price of the suit for the shopkeeper.**

**Ans. Discout = ****₹ 1500 and S.P. = ****₹4500. CP = ****₹ ****4091**** **

**Question 11**

**A man purchased two fan for ₹ 2160. By
selling one fan at a profit of 15% and the other at a loss of 9%. He
neither gain nor losses on the whole transection. Find cost price of each fan.**

**Answer :**

**C.P. of first fan = ₹810**

**C.P. of second fan = ₹1350**

**Solution Hint:**

**Let CP of first fan = x**

**Profit = 15%**

**C.P. of second fan = 2160 - x**

**Loss = 9%**

**As the person have no loss no profit on the whole transection so**

**Total SP of two fans = CP of two fans**

**115x
+ 91(2160 - x) = 216000**

**⇒ x = 810**

**C.P. of first fan = ₹810**

**C.P. of second fan = ₹1350**

**Question 12**

**Ramesh marked his goods at 40% above the cost
price but allows a discount of 5% for cash payment to his customers. What
actual profit does he make if he receives ₹1064 after allowing the
discount.**

**Answer : Actual Profit = ₹264**

**Solution Hint**

**Let CP = ₹ 100**

**MP = 100 + 40% of 100 = ₹ 140**

**Discount = 5%**

**Profit = SP-CP = 133-100 = ₹33**

**If SP = ₹133 then profit = ₹ 33**

**If SP = ₹1 then profit = ₹ 33/133**

**If SP = ₹1064 then profit = ₹ (33/133) ✕ 1064**

**= ₹ 264**

**Question 13**

**Rekha visit a departmental store and
purchases the following articles. Find the selling price of each article including GST.**

**a) On rain coat of ₹ 300 GST@ 10%**

**Answer : ₹330**

**b) One pair of shoes of ₹ 460 GST @
9%**

**Answer : ₹501.40**

**c) Cloths of ₹ 800 GST @ 1%**

**Answer : ₹808**

**Question 14**

**By selling 42 oranges a person loses a sum
equal to selling price of 8 Oranges. Find loss %**

**Answer : Loss 16%**

**Solution Hint**

**Let SP of on orange = ₹ 1**

**SP of 8 oranges = ₹ 8**

**SP of 42 oranges = ₹ 42**

**ATQ**

**Loss = ₹ 8**

**CP = 42 + 8 = ₹ 50**

**Question 15**

**A fruit seller bought Bananas at the rate
of ₹ 45 per dozen and sold them at the rate of ₹ 45 per 10
bananas. Find gain or loss %**

**Answer : 20%**

**Solution Hint**

**LCM of 12 and 10 = 60**

**CP of 12 Bananas = ₹ 45**

**CP of 1 Bananas = ₹ 45/12**

**CP of 60 Bananas = (45/12)✕ 60 = ₹ 225**

**SP of 10 Bananas = ₹ 45**

**SP of 1 Bananas = ₹ 45/10**

**SP of 60 Bananas = (45/10)✕ 60 = ₹ 270**

**Profit = 270-225 = ₹ 45**

**Question 16**

**During a monsoon sale, a shop
offered a discount of 10% on marked price of all items. What amount was paid by
customer in order to buy a saree marked at ₹ 1450 and two shirt
marked at ₹ 850 each.**

**Answer :**

**Total amount paid by the customer = ₹ 315**

**Question 17**

**A shopkeeper has enough money to buy 40 books each costing ₹125. How many books he can buy if he gets a discount of ₹ 25 on each book.**

**Answer : 50 Books**

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