# Application of Discount in Real Life Situations

## Trending Questions

**Q.**

Rahul bought a sweater and saved $\u20b920$ when a discount of $25\%$ was given. What was the price of the sweater before the discount?

**Q.**The marked price of a shirt is ₹500 and sold at a discount of 20% .The selling price is

- ₹400
- ₹100
- ₹50

**Q.**

If there is a discount of 40% on an article costing Rs. 7000, then the price after discount is:

Rs. 4200

Rs. 4500

Rs. 4600

Rs. 4400

**Q.**

Find the marked price when the selling price is Rs 7200 and discount 10%.

**Q.**

A shopkeeper marks the price of cold cream at ₹ 80. After allowing a discount of 10% he still gains 20% on the cost price. Find the cost price.

Rs. 75

Rs. 70

Rs. 60

Rs. 65

**Q.**

In a SALE there is a 60% discount on shirts marked at ₹ 2000. Find its selling price.

₹ 1200

₹ 800

₹ 1400

₹ 600

**Q.**

The cost of a mobile phone is Rs 8500. If the shopkeeper allow a discount of 35% then the sale price of mobile is:

Rs 5525

Rs 5565

Rs 5585

Rs 5535

**Q.**Aman went to the shopping mall for buying a washing machine. The cost of the washing machine was ₹25, 000. A discount of 15% was offered on it. Calculate the price of the washing machine after discount.

**Q.**

A shopkeeper marks the price of cold cream at ₹ 160. Find the cost price if after allowing a discount of 10% he still makes a profit of 20%.

₹ 175

₹ 115

₹ 100

₹ 120

**Q.**A shopkeeper marks his goods at such a price that after allowing a discount of 12.5 for cash payment, he still makes a profit of 10. Find the marked price of an article which costs him Rs.245

**Q.**The cost price of a pen is ₹ 12. But the shopkeeper sold it for ₹ 18. Then, find the percentage of profit obtained by the shopkeeper.

**Q.**

Find the rate of discount if the marked price of a chair is Rs. 500 and gets a discount Rs. 40?

**Q.**Two chairs A & B costs ₹ 500 and ₹ 900 and are sold at 8% and 10% discount respectively. Then, the selling price of chair A is

- ₹ 440
- ₹ 460
- ₹ 810
- ₹ 805

**Q.**

A shopkeeper gives a discount of Rs 15.50 on an article which has a market price of Rs 50.00. What is the selling price of the article?

Rs 35.50

Rs 33.50

Rs 34.50

Rs 35.00

**Q.**

I offer a reduction in marked price. What is the term for this reduction?

**Q.**

After getting two successive discounts, a shirt with a marked price of ₹150 is available at ₹105. If the second discount is 12.5%, find the first discount.

20%

25%

19%

20.25%

**Q.**The price of a chair is RS 150. If you buy 5 chairs , you will get 10% discount . How much will you have to pay if you buy 10 chairs?

**Q.**

For what priced item does 40% off equal a Rs 4.00 discount?

**Q.**A shopkeeper gives a discount of 5 paise in the Rupee on commodity whose marked price is 16 rupees what is the selling price and what percentage is represented by the discount

**Q.**

A shopkeeper announces a discount of 40%. If the Marked Price of an article is Rs.700 then the amount of discount is:

Rs.250

Rs.200

Rs.280

Rs.220

**Q.**

A shopkeeper buys a DVD player at a discount of 20% on the Marked price. If the marked price is ₹ 600, then how much did the shopkeeper pay?

₹ 450

₹ 460

₹ 480

₹ 500

**Q.**

How is the trade discount calculated?

**Q.**

Gowtham bought a bicycle for Rs 2, 700. If the marked price of the bicycle is Rs 3, 000, find the rate of discount.

**Q.**Aman went to the shopping mall for buying a washing machine. The cost of the washing machine was ₹25, 000. A discount of 15% was offered on it. Calculate the price of the washing machine after discount.

**Q.**

An article marked at ₹5000 is sold for ₹4200. Find the discount and discount percentage.

₹800, 20%

₹800, 16%

₹700, 10%

₹800, 14%

**Q.**

Solve the following problems.

What is the amount of discount, if an article is bought at a discount of 20% on the marked price of Rs. 450?

**Q.**Find the sale price when marked price is Rs. 80 and discount is Rs. 20.

**Q.**

A shop gives 20% discount. The sale price of dress marked at Rs.220 would be ______

Rs.175

Rs.174

Rs.176

Rs.147

**Q.**Find:

8.5% of 5 kg

**Q.**A shopkeeper marks the price of cold cream at ₹160. Find the cost price if after allowing a discount of 10% he still makes a profit of 20%.