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### Discussion :: Profit and Loss

1. When a plot is sold for Rs. 18,700, the owner loses 15%. At what price must that plot be sold in order to gain 15%?

2. A.

Rs. 21,000

B.

Rs. 22,500

C.
 Rs. 25,300
D.

Rs. 25,800

Explanation :

85 : 18700 = 115 : x

 x = $$[\frac { 18700 *115} { 85 }]$$ = 25300.

Hence, S.P. = Rs. 25,300

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