• # 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

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