# True Discount – Aptitude MCQ Questions – 10

Question 1
A machine is marked at Rs. 6800 and available at a discount of 10%. The shopkeeper gives another off season discount to the buyer and sells the machine for Rs. 5202. Find the off season discount ?

 A. 10% B. 12% C. 15% D. 18%

Question 2
A shopkeeper allows a discount of 12.5% on the marked price of a certain article and makes a profit of 20%. If the article costs the shopkeeper Rs. 210, then the marked price of the article will be = ?

 A. Rs. 387 B. Rs. 350 C. Rs. 386 D. Rs. 288

Question 3
Discount on a pair of shoes marked at Rs. 475 and discounted at 15% is = ?

 A. Rs. 70 B. Rs. 72 C. Rs. 71.25 D. Rs. 75.25

Question 4
Anand marks up the price of an article by 50% and then allows a discount of 20% and sells it to Balaji who sells it for Rs. 20, more than what he purchased for, this selling price is 30% more then the original cost price of the article. Then Balaji's profit % is = ?

 A. 7.5% B. 6.66% C. 8.33% D. 9%

Question 5

A shopkeeper sold an item for Rs. 1510 after giving a discount of  24*1/2%   and there by incurred a loss of 10%. Had he sold the item without discount his net profit would have been = ?

 A. Rs. 641 B. Rs. 322*1/9 C. Rs. 422*2/9 D. Rs. 322*2/9

Question 6
The marked price of an article is Rs. 500. A shopkeeper gives a discount of 5% and still makes a profit of 25%. The cost price of the article is = ?

 A. Rs. 384 B. Rs. 380 C. Rs. 300 D. Rs. 376

Question 7
Charging 30% above its production cost a radio maker puts a label of Rs. 286 on a radio as is price. But at the time of selling it, he allows 10% discount on the labelled price. What will his gain be ?

 A. Rs. 257.40 B. Rs. 254.40 C. Rs. 198 D. Rs. 37.40

Question 8
A double bed is market at Rs. 75000. The shopkeeper allows successive discounts of 8%, 5% and 2% on it. What is the net selling price ?

 A. Rs. 6500 B. Rs. 6000 C. Rs. 64239 D. Rs. 6500.50

Question 9
The difference between simple interest and the true discount on Rs. 2400 due 4 years hence at 5% per annum simple interest is -

 A. Rs. 70 B. Rs. 30 C. Rs. 50 D. Rs. 80

Question 10
A shopkeeper marks his goods 20% above his cost price and gives 15% discount on the marked price. His gain percent is = ?

 A. 5% B. 4% C. 2% D. 1%