• # question_answer 17) Rakesh purchased a T.V. for Rs. 5000 and paid Rs. 250 for its transportation. If he sold the T.V. for Rs. 5075, find his profit or loss percentage. A)  3.33%B)  3.45%          C)  3.56%                         D)  3.75%

(a): Total cost incurred $=5000+250=5250/-$ $S.P=5075$ $\Rightarrow LOSS=5250-5075$ $\Rightarrow Loss%=\frac{175}{5250}\times 1005$ $=\frac{7}{210}\times 100%$ $=\frac{1}{30}\times 100%$ $=3\frac{1}{3}\times 3.33%$