# math

posted by kiran

shopkeeper purchased some goods for 900rs and sold one -third of goods at loss of what 12%,then at gain% should the remainder goods he sold to gain 18% profit on whole transaction?

1. kiran

ans i got 33%

2. Steve

1/3 * .88 + 2/3 * r = 1.18
r = 1.33

you are correct

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