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Question

A packet of 100 electronics components is purchased at a cost of Rs. 600. Each component is sold at Rs. 54. What is the profit in percent terms?

A

800%.

B

810%.

C

795%.

D

805%.

Soln.
Ans: a

Cost of each component = 600/100 = Rs. 6. Profit per component = 54 - 6 = 48. Profit percentage = (48/6) × 100 = 800%.


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