Q. A table marked at Rs. 15,000 is available for Rs. 14,400. Find the discount given and the discount percentage.

Asked by Govind Goel | 20th Nov, 2014, 11:20: AM

Expert Answer:

M a r k e d space p r i c e equals 15000 S e l l i n g space p r i c e equals 14400 D i s c o u n t equals 15000 minus 14400 equals 600 D i s c o u n t space f o r space 15000 space i s space 600. S o space w e space n e e d space t o space f i n d space t h e space d i s c o u n t space f o r space 100 D i s c o u n t space p e r c e n ta g e equals 600 over 15000 cross times 100 equals 4 %

Answered by Vimala Ramamurthy | 21st Nov, 2014, 09:17: AM