# A Wooden Almirah is Sold at a Certain Price. by Selling It at 2/3 of that Price One Loses 10%. Find the Profit Percent at the Original Price - Mathematics

MCQ

A wooden almirah is sold at a certain price. By selling it at 2/3 of that price one loses 10%. Find the profit percent at the original price

• 15%

• 25%

• 35%

• 45%

#### Solution

35%

Explanation:

Let SP1 = 300

SP2 = 200 .........[∴2/3 "of"  "SP"_1]

Let CP = ₹ x

Loss % = 10=90/100of CP = 200

x =2000/9

Profit %=(300-"x")/"x"xx100

=(300-2000/9)/(2000/9)xx100=35%

Concept: Percentage, Discount and Partnership (Entrance Exam)
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