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**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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#7872. X sells a television to Y at a gain of 10% who again sells it to Z at a loss of 10%. If Z pays $9,900 to Y, then find the cost price of the television for X.

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#7873. A lamp is marked with a sale price of $23.80 which is 15% off of the regular price. What is the regular price?

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#7874. If 3 mangoes are sold for the cost price of 4, find the profit percent.

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#7875.'A' sells $220 by getting a discount of

, then find the amount paid by him.Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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#7876. Find the amount paid by a borrower after 3 years, if he has taken a loan of $5000 at 10% per annum simple interest.

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#7877. Find the amount of money that Antony should lend at 15% per annum if he wants to earn an interest of $675 in 2 years 6 months.

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#7878. A sum of money amounts to $1650 in two years and to $1875 in five years. Find the principal and rate of simple interest.

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Neat work!

#7879. Vincent obtained an amount of $8,376 as simple interest on a certain amount at 8% per annum after 6 years. What is the amount invested by Vincent?

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#7880. Samuel would have paid $5280 at the end of four years for a sum of money borrowed at the rate of 8% per annum simple interest. If he wants to repay his loan an year before it was due, then what is the amount paid by him?

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Splendid!

7881. Ben deposits an amount of $56500 to obtain a simple interest at the rate of 12% per annum for 3 years. What amount will Ben get at the end of 3 years?

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Good work!

#7882. What would be the simple interest obtained on an amount of $6535 at the rate of 10% per annum after 6 years?

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Good work!

#7883. What interest will be had on $450 for 2 years if an interest of $0.40 is charged on $1 for 4 years?

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Neat work!

#7884. Alfred invested an amount for three years at a simple interest at 9% per annum. He got an amount of $19,050 at the end of three years. What principal amount did he invest?

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#7885. If the simple interest for 6 years be equal to 30% of the principal, then it will be equal to the principal after how many years?

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#7886. A sum of $1500 is lent out in two parts in such a way that the simple interest on one part at 10% per annum for 5 years is equal to that on another part at 12.5% per annum for 4 years. Find the sum lent out at 12.5%.

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#7887. In what time will the simple interest be two-fifth of the principal at 8% per annum?

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