**261. Mahad sold an article for Rs. 18000. Had he offered a discount of 10% on the selling price, he would have earned a profit of 8%. What is the cost price of the article?**

**A. Rs. 15000**

B. Rs. 16200

C. Rs. 14700

D. Rs. 15900

E. None of these

**262. Rayyan purchased a refrigerator and a mobile phone for Rs. 15000 and Rs. 8000 respectively. He sold the refrigerator at a loss of 4 percent and the mobile phone at a profit of 10 percent. Overall he make a________?**

A. loss of Rs. 200

B. loss of Rs. 100

C. profit of Rs. 100**D. profit of Rs. 200**

E. None of these

**263. A shopkeeper sells 400 metres of cloth for Rs. 18000 at a loss of Rs.5 per metre. Find his cost price for one metre of cloth?**

A. Rs. 45

B. Rs. 40

C. Rs. 35**D. Rs. 50**

E. None of these

**264. The value of a machine depreciates at 20% per annum. If its present value is Rs. 1,50,000, at what price should it be sold after two years such that a profit of Rs. 24,000 is made?**

A. Rs. 1,10,000**B. Rs. 1,20,000**

C. Rs. 1,24,000

D. Rs. 1,21,000

E. None of these

**265. After allowing a discount of 15% on the marked price, the selling price is Rs. 6800 for an article. If it was sold at marked price, there would have been a profit of 60%. The cost price of the article is?**

A. Rs. 6400

B. Rs. 5600**C. Rs. 5000**

D. Rs. 4800

E. None of these

**266. The successive discounts 20% and 15% are equal to a single discount of__________?**

A. 35%

B. 38%**C. 32%**

D. 29%

E. None of these

**267. Rahat purchased a refrigerator for Rs. 12500 after getting a discount of 20% on the labelled price. He spent Rs. 125 on transport and Rs. 250 on installation. At what price should it be sold so that the profit earned would be 10% if no discount was offered?**

A. Rs. 16500

B. Rs. 15525

C. Rs. 17000**D. Rs. 17600**

E. None of these

**268. Mahad marks an article 15% above the cost price of Rs. 540. What must be his discount percentage if he sells it at Rs. 496.80?**

A. 18%

B. 21%**C. 20%**

D. 19%

E. None of these

**269. An article was sold after a discount of 20% and there was a gain of 20%. If the profit made on it was Rs. 6 less than the discount offered on it, find its selling price?**

**A. Rs. 72**

B. Rs. 90

C. Rs. 66

D. Rs. 96

E. None of these

**270. A trader marks his articles 20% more than the cost price. If he allows 20% discount, then find his gain or loss percent?**

A. No profit No loss

B. 4% profit

C. 2% loss

D. 2% profit**E. None of these**