# True Discount – Aptitude MCQ Questions – 04

Question 1
A shopkeeper offers 10% discount on the marked price of his articles and still makes a profit of 20%. What is the actual cost of the article marked Rs. 500 for him ?

 A. Rs. 440 B. Rs. 425 C. Rs. 400 D. Rs. 375

Question 2
A store has an offer 'Buy 4 Get 1 Free'. What is the net percentage of discount ?

 A. 25% B. 33.3% C. 20% D. Insufficient Data

Question 3
In order to maintain the price line a trader allows a discount of 10% on the marked price of an article. However, he still makes a profit of 17% on the cost price. Had he sold the article at the marked price, he would have earned a profit percent of = ?

 A. 30% B. 32% C. 33% D. 35%

Question 4
A shopkeeper sells a badminton racket whose marked price is Rs. 30, at a discount of 15% and gives a shuttle cock costing Rs. 1.50 free with each racket. Even then he makes a profit of 20%. His cost price, per racket is = ?

 A. Rs. 21.00 B. Rs. 21.25 C. Rs. 20.00 D. Rs. 17.75

Question 5
A dealer buys an article marked at Rs. 25000 with 20% and 5% off. He spends Rs. 1000 for its repair and sells it for Rs. 25000 what is his gain or loss percent ?

 A. Loss of 25% B. Gain of 25% C. Gain of 10% D. Loss of 10%

Question 6
A trader wishes to gain 20% after allowing 10% discount on the marked price to his customers. At what percent higher than the cost price must he mark his goods ?

 A. 30% B. 33*1/3% C. 34*2/3% D. 35%

Question 7
Rakesh yadav buys an article with a discount of 25% on its marked price. He makes a profit of 10% by selling it at Rs. 660. The marked price of the article was ?

 A. Rs. 600 B. Rs. 700 Rs. 800 D. Rs. 685

Question 8
A person paid Rs. 17000 for a motor-car after a single discount of 15%. If he is given successive discount of 5% and 10% then how much he would pay ?

 A. Rs. 17000 B. Rs. 17010 C. Rs. 17100 D. Rs. 18900

Question 9
A shopkeeper gives two successive discounts on an article marked Rs. 450. The first discount given is 10 percent. If the customer pays Rs. 344.25 for the article, the second discount gives is = ?

 A. 14% B. 10% C. 12% D. 15%

Question 10
A man sells a bicycle at marked price which is 30% higher than the cost price. If he gives some discount and sells it at Rs. 150 less than the marked price, he would still gain 20%. What is the percentage of discount offered ?

 A. 7.69% B. 1.83% C. 7.54% D. 7.23%