# Ravish sold his cycle to Vineet at a loss of 28%. Vineet spent Rs.1680 on it's repairs and sold it to Rahul for Rs.35910, thereby making a profit of 12.5%, find the original cost price. A toy was sold at a gain of 12%. Had it been sold for Rs.33 more, the gain would have been 14%. Find the cost price of the toy. A man bought an article and sold it at a gain of 10%, If he had bought it for 20% less and sold it for Rs.10 more, he would have made a profit of 40%. Find the cost price of the article

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1.

Let the original cost price of the cycle be Rs x.

Selling price of cycle to Ravish

= Rs x – 28% of Rs x ∴ Cost price of cycle to Vineet = Amount spent by Vineet on the cycle = Rs 1680

∴ Net cost price of cycle to Vineet Selling price of cycle to Vineet = Rs 35910

Profit to Vineet =  We know that, Thus, the original cost of cycle is  Rs 42000.

2.

Let the cost price of the toy be Rs x.

Gain% = 12%

Selling price of the toy = Rs x + 12% of Rs x = If the toy was sold for Rs 33 more, then

New selling price of the toy = Rs Gain =  Thus, the cost price of the toy is Rs 1650.

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