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Question
A man got 30 aples in 1 Rs.Now he want 20% of profit on it.
How many apples He should Sell in 1 Rs.??
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Answer
# 1
30 apples = 100paise
he want 20% profit from 100 paise
20% profit in 100 paise is 20 paise
so now he planned to sell 30 apples for 100+20=120 paise
now the rate of 1 apple =120/30=4paise
for 100 paise =100/4=25.
 
Is This Answer Correct ?    14 Yes 0 No
Ramkumar
 
Answer
# 2
24 apples.

Number of apples for 20% profit= Total number of apples-20%
of total apples=30-(20/100*30)=30-6=24.
 
Is This Answer Correct ?    17 Yes 5 No
Yogesh Agarwal
 
 
 
Answer
# 3
25 
Is This Answer Correct ?    16 Yes 5 No
Adf
 
Answer
# 4
25
 
Is This Answer Correct ?    9 Yes 4 No
Rajendra
 
Answer
# 5
30apls =100p
1apls =100/30p
x apls =100p
1apls =100/xp
profit=(100/x-100/30)p
profit%=profit*100/puchase price
20=(100/x-100/30)*100/(100/30)

we will get x=25.
so he will sell 25 apls in 1 Rs.
 
Is This Answer Correct ?    5 Yes 0 No
Yogesh Hooda
 
Answer
# 6
25 Apples.

Explanation :
he got 30 Apples for Rs 1 or 100 paisa.
Profit is 25% on CP, so SP is 120 paisa.

so now, he will sell 30 Apples for 120 Paisa means SP of 1
Apple is 120/30 = 4 paisa.

But he has to sell foe only 100 paisa, hence he has to sell
100/4= 25 Apples.
 
Is This Answer Correct ?    6 Yes 3 No
Manisha
 
Answer
# 7
cost of one apple is 1\30 i.e.0.033
now he wants to earns 20% profit
cost of one apple now .033*20\100
=.033 ( cost)+.0066(profit per apple )
=.0396
selling cost of one apple = .0396

no. of apples sold = 1\.0396 = 25.25

so the ans. is 25
 
Is This Answer Correct ?    2 Yes 0 No
Guest
 
Answer
# 8
25
since c.p=100/(100+profit)*s.p
30 apples=Re1
1=100/120*s.p
s.p=1.2
rs1.2=30 apples
1=30/1.2=25
 
Is This Answer Correct ?    2 Yes 0 No
Harsh
 
Answer
# 9
25
explanation:
let s.p of 'x' apples=100p
20%profit
also,SP = 1.20 OF CP
THEREFORE,CP of 'x' apples = 100/1.20=83.3333p
COST OF 1 APPLE=3.33p(30 apples in 100p)
no. of apples bought in 83.33p=(83.33/3.33)=25
 
Is This Answer Correct ?    4 Yes 3 No
Geetika Bhatia
 
Answer
# 10
24 apples 
Is This Answer Correct ?    2 Yes 1 No
Arunachalam
 

 
 
 
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