# math

Mr. Smith buys pencils at Rs 250 per hundred and sells each at Rs 1.75.Findd his loss or profit.

David bought 2 dozen eggs for Rs 56. Since 6 of them broke, he incurred a loss of Rs 20 on selling them. What was the selling g price of one egg?

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1. cost: 250
sales: 1.75*100 = 175
Now you can get the difference

cost: 56
sales: (24-6)g
18g = 56-20

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2. 0.5

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3. Cost price of 100 pencils = ₹250
Selling price of 1 pencil= 1.75
Selling price 100 pencils = 1.75* 100
= 175
CP>SP
Lose = 250-175=75
Lose% = L/Cp*100
=75/250*100
=30%

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4. Cost price of 100 pencils = ₹250
Selling price of 1 pencil= 1.75
Selling price 100 pencils = 1.75* 100
= 175
CP>SP
Lose = 250-175=75
Lose% = L/Cp*100
=75/250*100
=30%

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5. Cost price. R's 250
Selling price. R's 1.75
Selling price 100 pencils 1.75 *100
175
C.p /selling price
Loss 250 - 175. 75
Loss / Loss/ C.P *100
75/250*100
30

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