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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?

asked by kiran
  1. ans i got 33%

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

    you are correct

    posted by Steve

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