**Q3. The cost price of a pencil is Rs 8 less than that of pen. When the pen is sold at 50% profit and pencil is sold at 150% profit it is found that the selling price of both is same. Find the cost price of pen.**

(a) Rs. 20

(b) Rs. 24

(c) Rs. 25

(d) Rs. 16

(e) Rs. 15

**Q4. A shopkeeper mixed X kg tea of one variety cost Rs 260 per kg and (X+8) kg tea of other variety cost Rs 320 per kg and after selling the mixture at Rs 357 per kg, he got a profit of 20%. Find the value of X?**

(a) 8 kg

(b) 10 kg

(c) 12 kg

(d) 15 kg

(e) 16 kg

**Q6. Satish mixed 12 kg wheat of type A with 18 kg of wheat of type B. and sold the mixture at 20% above the price of type A wheat such that there is no profit obtained by Satish. Find ratio of price per kg of type A wheat to price per kg of type B wheat ?**

(a) None of these

(b) 2 : 3

(c) 3 : 4

(d) 4 : 5

(e) 4 : 3

**Q7. After selling 5 pens a shopkeeper purchases 2 pens with the profit obtained after selling 5 pens. If he earns 20 Rs. on selling a pen then find S.P. of a pen.**

(a) Rs. 70

(b) Rs. 60

(c) Rs. 50

(d) None of these

(e) Rs. 56

**Q11. S.P. of 4 shoes is equal to the profit on selling 12 Sandals and loss on selling 12 shoes equals to the S.P. of 6 sandals. Cost of a shoes is equal to one-third of cost of a sandal. What is ratio of S.P. of a shoes to S.P. of a sandal given that profit % is equal to the loss % ?**

(a)9 : 2

(b)7 : 2

(c)9 : 7

(d)2 : 9

(e)7 : 6

**Q12. Arun get a loss of Rs. 50 when he sold his watch at a discount of 20% on marked price. Find the cost price of article when percentage of mark up above cost price is equal to percentage discount given on M.P.**

(a) Rs. 1250

(b) Rs. 950

(c) Rs. 900

(d) Rs. 1400

(e) Rs. 800

**Q14. Cost price of two articles A & B in the ratio of 8 : 9 and shopkeeper marked article A & B 25% and 12.5% above cost price respectively. If shopkeeper allows discount of 15% on A and 10% of B, then he get a total profit of Rs. 110.25. Find the total cost price of article A & B?**

(a) 3080 Rs.

(b) 3060 Rs.

(c) 3260 Rs.

(d) 3460 Rs.

(e) 3260 Rs.

**Q15. Rahul markup an article 40% above the cost price and gives a discount of 25%. If same article he marks up 60% above its cost price & 25% discount, then difference between profit earned in former case than in latter case is what percent of new selling price of article when markup percent is 60%.**

(a) 30%

(b) 22.5%

(c) 17.5%

(d) 25%

(e) 12.5%

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