# True Discount – Aptitude MCQ Questions – 05

Question 1
If on a market price the difference of selling price with a discount of 30% and two successive discounts of 20% and 10% is 72, then the marked price ( in rupees ) is ?

 A. Rs. 3600 B. Rs. 3000 C. Rs. 2500 D. Rs. 2400

Question 2

A shopkeeper marks the price of an item keeping 20% profit. If he offers a discount of 12*1/2%   on the marked price, his gain percent will be = ?

 A. 4.5% B. 5% C. 7.5% D. 8%

Question 3
The marked price of a T.V. is Rs. 16000. After two successive discounts it is sold for Rs. 11400. If the first discount is 5%, then the rate of second discount is = ?

 A. 15% B. 20% C. 30% D. 25%

Question 4
The single discount equivalent to two successive discount of 20% and 5% is = ?

 A. 24% B. 25% C. 22% D. 23%

Question 5
Ramesh marks his goods 30% above cost price. If he sells the item for Rs. 910 afters allowing of 15% discount. Find his cost price ?

 A. Rs. 823.5 B. Rs. 758 C. Rs. 814.2 D. Rs. 856.5

Question 6
An article is sold at a discount of 20% and an additional discount 30% is allowed on cash payment. If Vidya purchased the article by paying Rs. 2240 in cash, the marked price of the article was = ?

 A. Rs. 4000 B. Rs. 4368 C. Rs. 4400 D. Rs. 4480

Question 7
A retailer purchases a grinder at a discount of 15% of the whole seller and sales it for Rs. 1955 at a profit of 15%. The amount of discount received by the retailer from the whole seller was = ?

 A. Rs. 720 B. Rs. 290 C. Rs. 300 D. Rs. 330

Question 8
A seller marks his goods 30% above their cost price but allows 15% discount for cash payment. His percentage of profit when sold in cash is = ?

 A. 10.5% B. 15% C. 9% D. 8.5%

Question 9
A bicycle, marked at Rs. 2000 is sold with two successive discount of 20% and 10%. An additional discount of 5% is offered for cash payment. The selling price of the bicycle at cash payment is = ?

 A. Rs. 1368 B. Rs. 1468 C. Rs. 1568 D. Rs. 1668

Question 10
The difference between a discount of 30% on Rs. 2000 and two successive discounts of 25% and 5% on the same amount is ?

 A. Rs. 30 B. Rs. 35 C. Rs. 25 D. Rs. 40