# math

t shirt company makes polo shirts with expectation that it will earn a profit of 50% by selling each shirt at its marked price.but during delivery to show rooms,17% of shirts were completely solied and hence could not be sold, 18% of shirts were slightly soiled and hence could be sold at 70% of cost price and remaining was sold at marked price.what is % profit in whoile consignment ?

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1. let's assume there are 100 shirts, with a cost of \$100 each.

17 are not sold: \$0
18 are sold for \$70 each: \$1260
65 are sold for \$150 each: \$9750

total income: 11010

profit is thus 1010/10000 = 10.1%

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