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A man bought mangoes at 12 for a many for a rupee must he sell to gain 20%?


10 for one rupee


15 for one rupee


5 for one rupee


none of these

Right Option : A

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Cost price of mangoes 12 = Rs 1

Cost price of mangoes 1 = 1/12

Gain = 20%

large Gain = frac{20}{100} X frac{1}{12}= frac{1}{60}

large S.P. = frac{1}{12} + frac{1}{60}= frac{5+ 1}{60}=frac{6}{60}=frac{1}{10}

He should sell for 10 a rupee.

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