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    Sir / madam,
    My question is

    The price of a jewel. Passing through three hands, rises on the whole by 65%. If the first and the second sellers earned 20% and 25% profit respectively, then the profit earned by the third seller is

    a. 20%
    b. 15%
    c. 10%
    d. 5%

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    R.Rengaraj
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    Smile hi

    my ans is option a)20

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    Quote Originally Posted by rengaraj View Post
    Sir / madam,
    My question is

    The price of a jewel. Passing through three hands, rises on the whole by 65%. If the first and the second sellers earned 20% and 25% profit respectively, then the profit earned by the third seller is

    a. 20%
    b. 15%
    c. 10%
    d. 5%

    Advance Thanks,
    R.Rengaraj
    {SCE 12/2008/Pg 2 of 85}
    {On this forum my 3rd Question.}
    my ans to ur question is option a:20

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    Sir,
    Can you state your answer ?
    R.Rengaraj

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    Quote Originally Posted by rengaraj View Post
    Sir,
    Can you state your answer ?
    R.Rengaraj
    i can not understand this site
    what is this purpose explian detail sir

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    Sir,
    This website is an forum mainly meant for job seekers of fresh graduates and experienced professionals.
    Here, Persons belonging to these category can post questions related to aptitude and the persons who know can respond without overruling the rules and regulations.
    Now, I hope you can understand.
    R.Rengaraj

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    Sir,
    Can anybody state the right answer with explanation ?
    R.Rengaraj

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    Quote Originally Posted by rengaraj View Post
    Sir / madam,
    My question is

    The price of a jewel. Passing through three hands, rises on the whole by 65%. If the first and the second sellers earned 20% and 25% profit respectively, then the profit earned by the third seller is

    a. 20%
    b. 15%
    c. 10%
    d. 5%

    Advance Thanks,
    R.Rengaraj
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    {On this forum my 3rd Question.}


    initial cost is 100x then A got 20% then the cost of it is 120x
    B's profit is 25% i.e 120x * 25/100 = 150x
    but our final cost is 165x is already given so C's profit percentage is 15%

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    Hello

    sir my ans is 15% ans is ( b)
    details this ans is
    100+20=120*25/100=150 complete cost is (165-150)=15%

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    15% is the answer........

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