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  1. A retailer offers the following discount schemes for buyers on an article. I. Two successive discounts of 10%. II. A discount of 12% followed by a discount of 8%. III. Successive discounts of 15% and 5%. IV. A discount of 20%. The selling price will be minimum under the scheme [SSC CGL 2012] (a) I (b) II (c) III (d) IV
  2. While selling, a businessman allows 40% discount on the marked price and there is a loss of 30%. If it is sold at the marked price, profit per cent will be [SSC CGL 2012] (a) 10% (b) 20% (c) 16-% (d) 16 -% 3 3
  3. A man bought an article listed at X 1500 with a discount of 20% offered on the list price. What additional discount must be offered to the man to bring the net price to? 1104? [SSC CGL 2011] (a) 8% (b) 10% (c) 12% (d) 15%
  4. The cost price of an article is X 800. After allowing a discount of 10%, a gain of 12.5% was made. Then, the marked price of the article is [SSC CGL 2011 ] (a) ?1000 (b) ?1100 (c) ?1200 (d) ?1300
  5. The marked price of a radio is X 480. The shopkeeper allows a discount of 10% and gains 8%. If no discount is allowed, his gain per cent would be [SSC CGL 2011 ] (a) 18% (b) 18.5% (c) 20.5% (d) 20%
  6. The marked price of a clock is X 3200. It is to be sold at X 2448 at two successive discounts. If the first discount is 10%, then the second discount is [SSC CCL 2010] (a) 5% (b) 10% (c) 15% (d) 20%
  7. The marked price of a TV is X 16000. After two successive discounts, it is sold for X 11400. If the first discount is 5%, then the rate of second discount is [SSCCPO2012] (a) 15% (b) 20% (c) 30% (d) 25%
  8. A dealer marks his goods 30% above his cost price and then allows 15% discount on it. What is the cost price of an article on which he gains ? 84 ? [SSC CPO 2010] (a) X 800 (b) X 560 (c) X 373.33 (d) X 280
  9. A shopkeeper has announced 14% rebate on marked price of an article. If the selling price of the article is X 645, then the marked price of the article will be [SSC CPO 2013] (a) X 800 (b) X 810 (c) X 750 (d) X 775
  10. A merchant has announced 25% rebate on prices of ready made garments at the time of sale. If a purchaser needs to have a rebate of X 400, then how many shirts, each costing X 320, should he purchase? [SSC CCL 2010] (a) 10 (b) 7 (c) 6 (d) 5


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