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Hi,

Neat work!

#4929. A clerk received an annual salary of $3660 in the year 1975. This was 20% more than his salary in 1974. What was his salary in 1974?

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**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Good work!

#4930. Due to inflation, the price of rice is increased by 25% and as a result, a person can have 5 kilograms less rice for $500. What was the initial price of rice per kilogram?

It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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**irspow****Member**- Registered: 2005-11-24
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**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Neat work!

#4931. The length, breadth, and height of a box in the shape of a cuboid are decreased by 10%, 20%, and 10% respectively. Find the percentage change in the volume of the box.

It is no good to try to stop knowledge from going forward. Ignorance is never better than knowledge - Enrico Fermi.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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Excellent!

#4932. In a class, 52% of the students failed in English and 42% failed in mathematics. If 17% failed in both the subjects, then find the percentage of candidates, who passed in both the subjects.

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**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Neat work!

#4933. What is the sum of 100 terms of the series 1 - 2 + 3 - 4 + 5 - 6 + ....

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**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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#4934. Roger has a book costing $42. He sold it at a profit of 50%. The second purchaser sold it at once again at a loss of 50%. What price did he sell it?

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**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Good work!

#4935. (a) By selling a chair for $450, a shopkeeper incurs a loss of 10%. Find the cost price of the chair for the shopkeeper.

#4935. (b) By selling a wristwatch for $52.50, a man gains 5%. What will be the cost price of the wristwatch?

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**ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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#4936. A cellular phone when sold for $5,400 fetches a profit of 20%. Find the cost price of the cellular phone.

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#4937. A shopkeeper sold goods for $3,000 and made a profit of 20% in the process. Find his profit percent if he had sold his goods for $3,500.

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#4938. A mobile phone is sold for $935 at a profit of 10%. What would have been the actual profit or loss on it, if it had been sold for $810?

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#4939. If a shirt costs $64 after 20% discount, what was the original price in $?

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#4940. A' got 30% concession on the label price of an article and sold it for $8,750, with a 25% profit on the price he bought. Find the label price.

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