a trader bought 12 eggs for Rs 16 .For how much should he sell to gain 50 percent. please solve the question
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a trader bought 12 eggs for Rs 16 .For how much should he sell to gain 50 percent. please solve the question
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1. User Answers yakumoreyucurry
CP of 12 eggs = 16
CP of 1 egg = 16/12 = 4/3
For 50% gain,
SP of 1 egg = 4/3 + 50/100 * 4/3
= 4/3 + 2/3
= 5/3
∴ SP of 12 eggs = 5/3 * 12 = 20 Ans.