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Vasantha Sankar

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· 1 Months ago

Profit percentage obtained is for 17 articles ,asked for profit per article

Question:

17 articles were bought for Rs. 3,910 and sold for Rs. 4,590. How much was the approximate profit percentage per article?

Options:
A) 17%
B) 12%
C) 9%
D) 21%
Solution:
Ans: (a) Profit = 4590 - 3910

= Rs 680

Profit percentage = \(\cfrac{680}{3910}\) x 100 

= 17.39%

= 17% approximately.

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· 1 Months ago

Dear student,
Given answer is correct.
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