CLAT Sample Paper CLAT Sample Paper-2

  • question_answer
    A person purchased 18 dozen eggs at the rate of Rs 8 per dozen. On checking, he found that 16 eggs were broken during transport. In order to earn a profit of 12.5%. He should sold each egg for how much rupees.

    A)  80 paise          

    B)  82 paise

    C)  81 paise          

    D)  None of these

    Correct Answer: C

    Solution :

    Total \[CP=18\times 8=Rs\,144\] Total SP \[=144+144\times \frac{125}{100}=\text{Rs}\,162\] Total sale able eggs \[=18\times 12-16=Rs\,200\] SP of each egg \[=\frac{162}{200}=81\] paise                     

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