Nidhi purchased two sarees for rs.2150 each. She sold one saree at a loss
 of 8% and the other at a gain. If she had a gain of rs.1230 on the whole transaction 
,find the selling price of second saree.

Asked by Priyankaranjan500 | 29th Aug, 2015, 07:51: PM

Expert Answer:

C P 1 space equals space R s. space 2150 C P 2 space equals space R s. space 2150  L o s s 1 space equals space 8 percent sign S P 1 space equals space fraction numerator 100 minus L percent sign over denominator 100 end fraction cross times C P 1 space equals space fraction numerator 100 minus 8 over denominator 100 end fraction cross times 2150 space equals space R s.1978  T o t a l space P r o f i t space equals space R s. space 1230 H e n c e comma space left parenthesis S P 1 space plus space S P 2 right parenthesis space minus space left parenthesis C P 1 space plus space C P 2 right parenthesis space equals space 1230 left parenthesis 1978 space plus space S P 2 right parenthesis space minus space left parenthesis 2150 space plus space 2150 right parenthesis space equals space 1230 1978 space plus space S P 2 space minus space 4300 space equals space 1230 S P 2 space minus space 2322 space equals space 1230 S P 2 space equals space R s. space 3552 space

Answered by Kajal Gupta | 29th Aug, 2015, 08:19: PM

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