Table 104

Directions (Q.6-10): A dealer purchased 6 old washing machines of 6 different companies from OLX and sold them in market. Given below is the data showing cost price, selling price and profit/loss percentage. 

Washing MachinesC.P. (in Rs.)Profit%Loss%S.P. (in Rs.)

Q6. Cost price of Panasonic washing machine is what percent of selling price of Videocon washing machine? (approximate) 

(a) 38%

(b) 40%

(c) 42%

(d) 44%

(e) 46%

Q7. If there have been a profit of 18% on Videocon washing machine instead of 18% loss, then the new S.P. is how much more than the original S.P. ?

(a) 4439

(b) 4429

(c) 4427

(d) 4437

(e) None of these

Q8. Profit percentage on Godrej washing machine is what percent more/less than profit percentage on LG washing machine?  

(a) 50% more

(b)150% more

(c) 250% more

(d) 50% less

(e) 150% less

Q9. What is the ratio between loss percentage of Whirlpool washing machine to loss percentage of Samsung washing machine ?

(a) 2 : 3

(b) 3 : 2

(c) 3 : 5

(d) 2 : 5

(e) None of these

Q10. What is the overall profit/loss percentage? (approximate) 

(a) 2.1% profit

(b) 3.1% profit

(c) 4.1% profit

(d) 3.1% loss

(e) 2.1% loss

Answer & Explanation

S10. Ans.(b)
Overall cost price of all washing machines together
Overall selling price of all washing machines together
Profit percentage =(71416-69245)/69245×100≈3.1% profit

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