# True Discount – Aptitude MCQ Questions – 08

Question 1
A washing machine is sold at a discount of 30%. If a man buys it for Rs. 6580, its list price is = ?

 A. Rs. 7500 B. Rs. 8600 C. Rs. 9400 D. Rs. 6990

Question 2
The banker's discount on a bill due 6 months hence at 16% per annum is Rs. 216. The true discount is = ?

 A. Rs. 212 B. Rs. 180 C. Rs. 210 D. Rs. 200

Question 3
The price that akbar should marks on a pair of shoes which costs him Rs. 1200 to gain 12% after allowing a discount of 16% (in rupees) is = ?

 A. Rs. 1344 B. Rs. 1433 C. Rs. 1600 D. Rs. 1500

Question 4
A fan is listed at Rs. 150 and a discount of 20% is given. Then the selling price is = ?

 A. Rs. 180 B. Rs. 150 C. Rs. 120 D. Rs. 110

Question 5
How much percent above the cost price should a shopkeeper mark his goods so as to earn a profit of 32% after allowing a discount of 12% on the marked price ?

 A. 50% B. 40% C. 60% D. 45%

Question 6
If a table marked price Rs. 6000 was sold to a customer for Rs. 5500, then the rate of discount allowed on the table is = ?

 A. 10% B. 8% C. 8*1/3% D. 9%

Question 7

A trader allows a trade discount of 20% and a cash discount of  6*1/4%  on the marked price of the goods and gets a net gain of 20% of the cost. By how much above the cost should the goods be marked for the sale = ?

 A. 40% B. 50% C. 60% D. 70%

Question 8
During month-long annual sale, a shopkeeper sells his goods at a discount of 50%. But in the last week, he offers an additional discount of 40%. If the original price of a shirt is Rs. x, then the price (in rupees) during the last week of the sale will be = ?

 A. 90% of x B. 70% of x C. 30% of x D. 10% of x

Question 9
The cost of manufacturing of a tape recorder is Rs. 1500. The manufacturer fixes the marked price 20% above the cost of manufacture and allows a discount in such a way as to get a profit of 8%. The rate of discount is = ?

 A. 12% B. 8% C. 20% D. 10%

Question 10
The marked price is 20% higher then cost price. A discount of 20% is given on the marked price. By this type of sale, there is = ?

 A. 4% loss B. 2% loss C. No loss no gain D. 4% gain