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Profit and Loss Aptitude Questions with Solutions: Profit and Loss question is one of the important part of aptitude questions that comes under the topic of Quantitative Aptitude. These aptitude questions are asking in the most of the walk in interview, campus interview and competitive exams such as CAT, UPSC, SSC, IBPS Bank Exam (PO / Clerk) etc.., You can easily got full mark in these profit and loss topic by using some methods or concepts and also you should follow some good tricks & shortcuts. We collected all frequently asked questions in all the walk in interview, campus interview & competitive exams from this profit and loss aptitude topic and those Quantitative Aptitude questions and answers are given below and you should take a aptitude test on profit and loss before going to the interview exams.

### Profit and Loss Problems with Solutions:-

Q1: Sandhiya markup the prices of sweets by 40% and she sold only 40% of those as this price. She sells half of the rest only 14 2/7 % discount and rest at 12% discount, What is the net profit of Sandhya?

(a) 24.5%
(b) 28%
(c) 23.5%
(d) 30%

Q2: A trader markup his goods by 81% and gives discount of 25%. Besides id he weighs 10% less  amount, while selling his goods. What is the net profit of the trader?

(a) 40%
(b) 50%
(c) 35%
(d) 45%

Q3: Cost price of two motorcycles is same. One is sold at a profit of 15% and the other for Rs.4800 more than the first. IF the net profit is 20%. Find the cost price of each motorcycle.

(a) Rs.48000
(b) Rs.42000
(c) Rs.50000
(d) Rs.45000

Q4: A women sells two articles, each for the same price of Rs.420. She earns 20% profit on the first and 40% profit on the second. Find his overall percent profit?

(a) 23
(b) 30.30
(c) 29.23
(d) 35.25

Q5: A Man bought some apples at Rs.10 per and bought the same number of apples at Rs.8 per dozen. He sold these apples at Rs.11 per dozen and gained Rs.120. The total number of apples bought by him was?

(a) 60
(b) 90
(c) 80
(d) 50

Q6: Prabu bought 30 kg of rice at the rate of Rs.50 per kg and 20 kg of rice at the rate of Rs.14.25 per kg. He mixed the two and sold the mixture. Approximately what price per kg should he sell the mixture to make 30% profit?

(a) Rs.16
(b) Rs.16.40
(c) Rs.16.30
(d) Rs.16.80

Q7: By selling 45 oranges for Rs.40, a man loses 20%. How many should be sell for Rs.24 to gain 20% in the transaction?

(a) 18
(b) 19
(c) 20
(d) 21

Q8: A man purchased a number of pen at 3 for a rupee and an equal number at 2 for a rupee. At what price per dozen should he sell them to make a profit of 20%?

(a) 10
(b) 9
(c) 5
(d) 6

Q9: Vairamuthu sold two bikes for Rs.50000 each. On one he gains and on the other, he losses 14%. Find his gain or loss per cent in his whole transaction?

(a) 1.91% gain
(b) 1.96 % loss
(c) 1.91% loss
(d) 1.96 % gain

Q10: Sony sells one product at a profit of 20% another at a loss of 20% at the same selling price. What is the loss incurred by Sony?

(a) 5%
(b) 4%
(c) 8%
(d) 6%

Q1: (c)
Q2: (b)
Q3: (a)
Q4: (c)
Q5: (a)
Q6: (c)
Q7: (a)
Q8: (d)
Q9: (b)
Q10:(b)