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By selling a certain number of goods for Rs. 5,5005,500, a shopkeeper loses equal to one-tenth of their selling price. Find the loss percent.


A
716%
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B
813%
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C
9111%
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D
10113%
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Solution

The correct option is D $$9\displaystyle \frac {1}{11}\%$$
Given, $$ S.P. = Rs  5500 $$
$$ Loss = \dfrac {5500}{10}  = Rs 550 $$
$$ C.P  = S.P + Loss  = 5500 + 550 = Rs  6050 $$
Loss  % $$ = \dfrac {Loss}{C.P.} \times 100 = \dfrac {550}{6050} \times 100 = 9 \dfrac {1}{11} $$ %

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