1. Applied to a bill for Rs. 1,00,000 the difference between a discount of 40% and two successive discounts of 36% and 4% is:

- Nil
- Rs. 1440
- Rs. 2500
- Rs. 4000

2. On a 20% discount sale, an article costs Rs. 596. What was the original price of the article?

- Rs. 720
- Rs. 735
- Rs. 745
- Rs. 775

3. A discount of 15% on one article is the same as discount of 20% on a second article. The costs of the two articles can be:

- Rs. 85, Rs. 60
- Rs. 60, Rs. 40
- Rs. 40, Rs. 20
- Rs. 80, Rs. 60

4. A discount of 2 ½% is given to the customer on marked price of an article. A man bought the article for Rs. 39. The marked price of article is:

- Rs. 40
- Rs. 36.5
- Rs. 42
- Rs. 41.5

5. Printed price of an article is Rs. 900 but the retailer gets a discount of 40%. He sells the article for Rs. 900. Retailer’s gain percent is:

- 40
- 60
- 66
^{2}/_{3} - 68
^{1}/_{3}

6. The marked price of a watch was Rs. 720. A man bought the same watch for Rs. 550.80, after getting two successive discounts. If the first discount was 10%, what was the second discount rate?

- 12%
- 15%
- 14%
- 18%

7. A shopkeeper marks his goods 20% above cost price, but allows 30% discount for cash. His net loss is:

- 8%
- 10%
- 16%
- 20%

8. A retailer buys 40 pens at the marked price of 36 pens from a wholesaler. If he sells these pens giving a discount of 1%, what is the profit percent?

- 9%
- 10%
- 10
^{1}/_{9}% - 11%.

9. A dealer offers a discount of 10% on the marked price of an article and still makes a profit of 20%. If its marked price is Rs. 800, then the cost price of the article is:

- Rs. 900
- Rs. 800
- Rs. 700
- Rs. 600.

10. Successive discounts of 20% and 10% are equivalent to a single discount of :

- 28%
- 15%
- 30%
- 25%

11. A tradesman marks his goods 10% above his cost price. If he allows his customers 10% discount on the marked price, how much profit or loss does he make, if any?

- 1% gain
- 1% loss
- 5% gain
- No gain, no loss.

12. A product has a marked price of Rs. 100. What would be its selling price if successive discounts of 10%, 15% and 20% are given on it?

- Rs. 55
- Rs. 56.40
- Rs. 61.20
- Rs. 67.80

13. A trader purchases an item for Rs. 540 and sets it marked price at 20% above the cost price. He then sells it at a discount of 10% on the marked price. What is his profit percentage?

- 10%
- 12%
- 15%
- 8%

14. If after two successive discounts of 20% and 35%, an item is sold for Rs. 5200, what is its marked price?

- Rs. 10,000
- Rs. 9,800
- Rs. 9,000
- Rs. 8,000

15. A trader marks his goods at 50% above the cost price and sells half of the items after offering a discount of 20%. Later he marks his goods at 60% above the cost price and sells the left over half offering the same discount of 20%. What is his profit percent in all?

- 20%
- 24%
- 25%
- 30%

16. A trader offers 1 T-shirt free with each T-shirt purchased at the marked price. If he still makes a profit of 20%, at what percentage above the cost price has the trader set the marked price?

- 100%
- 120%
- 150%
- 200%

17. A retailer is offered 2 free sarees for every bundle of 10 sarees he purchases from the wholesaler. He wants to offer 1 saree free for every 2 sarees purchased but still make a profit of 10%. At what percent above the cost price should he set the marked price?

- 110%
- 125%
- 140%
- 165%