# True Discount – Aptitude MCQ Questions – 03

Question 1
A discount of 14% on the marked price of an article is allowed and then the article is sold for Rs. 387. The marked price of the article is = ?

 A. Rs. 450 B. Rs. 427 C. Rs. 500 D. Rs. 440

Question 2
List price of an article at a showroom is Rs. 2000 and it is being sold at successive discount of 20% and 10%, its net selling price will be = ?

 A. Rs. 1900 B. Rs. 1700 C. Rs. 1440 D. Rs. 1400

Question 3
A fan is listed at Rs. 1500 and a discount of 20% is offered on the list price. What additional discount must be offered to the customer now to bring the net price to Rs. 1104 ?

 A. 8% B. 10% C. 15% D. 12%

Question 4
The discount series 10%, 20%, 40% is equivalent to a single discount of = ?

 A. 50% B. 56.8% C. 60% D. 62.28%

Question 5
A shopkeeper marks his goods 30% above his cost price but allows a discount of 10% at the time of sale. His gain is = ?

 A. 21% B. 20% C. 18% D. 17%

Question 6
A housewife saved Rs. 2.50 in buying a dress on sale. If she spent Rs. 25 for the dress, approximately how much percent she saved in the transaction ?

 A. 8% B. 9% C. 10% D. 11%

Question 7
A single discount equivalent to the successive discounts of 10%, 20% and 25% is = ?

 A. 55% B. 45% C. 46% D. 60%

Question 8
A trader marked the selling price of an article at 10% above the cost price. At the time of selling he allows certain discount and suffers a loss of 1%. He allowed the discount of ?

 A. 11% B. 10% C. 9% D. 10.5%

Question 9
A man sells a scooter priced Rs. 36000. He gives a discount of 8% on the first Rs. 20000 and 5% on the next Rs. 10000. How much discount can he offer on the remaining Rs. 6000 if he is to get as much as when 7% discount is allowed on the total ?

 A. 5% B. 6% C. 7% D. 8%

Question 10
A shopkeeper earns a profit of 10% after allowing a discount of 20% on the marked price. The cost price of the article whose marked price is Rs. 880, is = ?

 A. Rs. 704 B. Rs. 640 C. Rs. 774 D. Rs. 680