Question

# A lady buys goods worth $Rs200\left(0profit\right)$. The lady gives him a$1000Rs$ note. The shopkeeper gets the change from the next shop and keeps $200$ for himself and returns $Rs800$to the lady. Later the shopkeeper of the next shop comes with the note saying duplicate and takes his money back. How much loss did the shopkeeper face?

A

200

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B

800

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C

1200

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D

1800

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E

2000

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F

1600

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Solution

## The correct option is E 2000Explanation for the correct option:Option(E) $2000$Cost of the Goods sold $=Rs.200$The amount returned to the lady $=Rs.800$The next shopkeeper was given $Rs.1000$Loss $=Rs\left(1000+800+200\right)$$=Rs.2000$Hence, correct Option is (E)

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