# Some Articles Were Bought at 6 Articles for ₹ 5 and Sold at 5 Articles for ₹ 6. Gain Percent is - Mathematics

MCQ

Some articles were bought at 6 articles for ₹ 5 and sold at 5 articles for ₹ 6. Gain percent is

#### Options

• 30%

• 33 1/3%

• 35%

• 44%

#### Solution

44%
Explanation :
Suppose, number of articles bought
=  LCM of 6 and 5 = 30

CP of 30 articles = ₹(5/6xx30) = ₹ 25

SP of 30 articles = ₹(6/5xx30) = ₹ 36

∴ Gain% = (11/25xx100)% = 44%

Concept: Profit and Loss (Entrance Exam)
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