1. The cost price of 20 articles is the same as the selling price of x articles. If the profit is 25%, then the value of x is:

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By: guest on 01 Jun 2017 05.48 pm

Let C.P. of each article be Re. 1 C.P. of x articles = Rs. x. S.P. of x articles = Rs. 20. Profit = Rs. (20 - x). 20 - x x 100 = 25 x 2000 - 100x = 25x 125x = 2000 x = 16.