Realated Questions
Instead of a metre scale, a cloth merchant uses a 120 cm scale while buying, but uses an 80 cm scale while selling the same cloth. If he offers a discount of 20% on cash payment, what is his overall percent profit ?
If 5500 copies are published and the transportation cost on them amounts to Rs. 82555, then what should be the selling price of the book, so that the publisher gets 25 % profit.

The profit by selling an item was 25%. If the item was marked 40% above the selling price then what is the ratio of the marked price to the cost price of the item?