Posted by **Maggie** on Monday, June 23, 2008 at 4:16pm.

Need help solving this problem please.

Andrei buys a painting and sells it to Boris

Andrei makes a 60% profit on the sale

Boris sells the painting to Clarissa

Clarissa pays 1.5times the price that andrei paid for the painting

Boris made a loss

What is his loss as a % of the ammount he paid

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